December 23rd, 2013
15 Things You Should 3D Print This Christmas
There is one day left till Christmas! Can you believe it?! That magic moment of the year is just approximately 24 hours away. So, what should you do if you still do not have a present for your beloved ones? What should you do, if you do not have enough original decorations for your home? You should 3D print them of course!
We have selected 15 unique 3D printable models from CGTrader.com for those of you who have a desktop 3D printer. 15 ideas which could become real objects. It is more miraculous than an act of any red-coated white-bearded man breaking into your house through chimney and leaving presents under the Christmas tree.
What are you waiting? Just step ahead into the future. It is so present simple.
Jean-Claude Van... Klaus is a legend! Well, Bogdan made a nice try to create such a story. When Jean-Claude Van Damme made an epic split between two trucks in a TV commercial few months ago, it immediately went viral. No wonder that even Santa wants to do that. And you can 3D print this portion of awesomeness for a gift! By the way, you should check the whole nice Christmas 3D printable portfolio of Bogdan. He prepared for the holidays nicely!
Year 2014 is going to be the year of the horse in Chinese zodiac, if you still did not know that. Therefore, Sajid Diaz made this horse bust which you could 3D print and put on a desktop in the office, for example.
P.S. We, actually, prefer to think that next year will be the year of the mustang. It is going to be wild and unstoppable - get ready!
Do you need some small, cute seasonal gift for your darling? No problems, CARTOOMOTION is here for you! He suggests you to 3D print a snow man ring. Now that is a classy piece of accessory!
Here is another 3D printable idea from CARTOOMOTION - matryoshka doll of a snow man. Print it and put a doll in a doll in a doll. It could be a nice small gift for the little ones.
Oh, you are going to a Christmas house party and you need a gift for your friends couple? Take it easy... We have something for you! Martin Kovář must be a big fan of wine, as he created a 3D printable model of wine rack. It is a nice and useful item to have at home.
Do you or one of your fellows have an iPhone 5? Good, it would be cool to personalize it. And you can do it with this 3D model made by Harry Hale Design. "iPhone 5 case with funky shapes on the back! This not only looks good but will save material whilst printing and I found it the most efficient way of printing the case without and hiccups!" - says the author.
Speaking about useful things... There is one thing that could successfully symbolize this age of versatility - USB. If you are thoughtful and would like to protect your USB slots from dust and dirt, you might like to 3D print some of these babies. Made by Harry Hale Design as well.
A mug is one of the most popular gifts. It seems that it would be hard to amaze someone with a gift like that. Well, think again. Andreas Mtez. had made this melted beauty which is so attractive and makes you wonder - how does it feel to drink from such a mug.
Alright, gamers, we have something that might be really helpful to you. Even Erichsen made this grip for Kinect. You could use it if you would like to use your Kinect sensor bar as a 3D scanner. This grip will help you scan things from the ground to wherever your extended arm could reach!
Are you going to bake some gingerbread this Christmas? Maybe you are going to make some funny cookies also? Good. But, you could also give some ginger-activity to your 3D printer as well! This gingerbread house would look lovely anywhere at your home during Christmas. 3D model made by CARTOOMOTION.
Oh, you need a funny box where you could put some Christmas candies? Sajid Diaz is here again. And he is here to help you! 3D print this lovely Santa's Boot and surprise your friends or neighbours. Santa just stepped from the future.
It seems that Sajid Diaz have thought about everything! Even, if you do not have a Christmas tree, you can 3D print it. Well, it probably will fit the desires of minimalists as it cannot be big. However, it would be nice to have such a Christmas 3D tree. Thank you, Sajid!
Christmas... Island? No, it is Easter Island out there in the ocean. However, if it is Christmas - it is Christmas everywhere. Emerson Rosa is an official mixmaster of the two holidays! And he offers you a possibility to have an evidence of this crazy mix at your home. Decorate it with style!
Christmas is the time when whole family meets to spend a few days together. And playing table games is one of the things which is popular to do during holidays. Emerson Rosa made an essential tool for those games 3D printable. From now on you can 3D print your own dices!
We have a solution for you if you still had not decorated your Christmas tree. You can 3D print these bomby thorny babies and hang them nicely. Bogdan brings some 3D printable X-mas into your Christmas!
Here is only 15 3D printable ideas which you could materialize through Christmas. You can find way more 3D print-ready models in our collection. Merry 3D Print-stmas!
Tell us what you think!