The 3D Printed toy manufacture launch a new range of accessories and features, which support diversity in the toy box. Read more


The Personalize section of this year's TCT Show was bigger than ever. Here we review the growing consumer and maker side of the 3D printing industry. Including talks from Richard "RichRap" Horne, Alice Taylor and Clement Moreau. Read more


TCT Show + Personalize was proud to announce the "rock stars" billed for its main stage speaker sessions this year. Here's a snapshot of the talks. Read more


A modular robot toy, aimed at everyone from children to engineering graduates, was helped off the ground by Stratasys' 3D printing services. Personalize spoke to co-founder Christian Guder to see how rapid prototyping gave them a leg up. Read more


Alice Taylor, CEO of MakieLab and TCT Show + Personalize 2013 keynote speaker, talked exclusively to TCT Magazine's Rose Brooke about running a 3D printing business from the consumer-facing frontline. Read more

MAKIES Selfridges

Makiedoll - Wired, Selfridges

The second biggest department store in London, Selfridges are going 3D Printing crazy this Christmas as not one but two leading 3D Printing brands are set to appear in pop-up form this festive season. Read more


The 3D printed dolls are the poster boys/girls for the cosumable side of the industry. Daniel O'Connor felt it was about time that Personalize paid MakieLab a visit. Read all about it. Read more


3D printing's most powerful global executives will deliver their personal insights during exclusive keynote addresses at TCT Show + Personalize, the UK's leading additive manufacturing, 3D printing and product development event. Read more


Bre Pettis MakerBot

Patrick Pittman

Rose Brooke investigates the movement in the 3D printing corner of the tech stock market and how last week's gargantuan Stratasys/MakerBot acquisition news affected the Big Three. Read more

Guest Blogs

The business secretary Vince Cable announced yesterday plans to invest close to £15 million in the British 3D printing business. Read more


MakieLab's Jo Roach presents Harry and David Cameron with their Makie dolls


Co-founder of MakieLab Jo Roach presented the Prince and the PM with their very own 3D printed dolls. Read more


MakieLab the creators of the customisable 3D printed dolls, Makies, have won the SXSW Accelerator Prize in the entertainment and technologies category. Congratulations! Read more


Geomagic CEO Ping Fu


To mark International Women's Day, we're looking at the star females at the very heart of 3D printing all over the world. Read more


MakieLab's Makie dolls have taken the world by storm and now customising your doll couldn't be easier with the release of their new iPad app Read more


The Terrainator


The Terrainator, a WebGL platform that allows the user to select an area of land using google maps to turn into a scaled 3D printed model, has been a big hit here at Personalize. We speak to the creator Dan Wilson. Read more

PERSONALIZE co-founder joins MakieLab, with Ben Burry and Jen Bolton also hired in senior roles Read more


3D Printing: Purchasing Power at your Fingertips

So where can you peruse — and easily purchase — these marvelous 3D printed consumer products I am talking about? This latest post will point you in the right direction. Read more

2 Aug 2012 08:56 Guest Column

MakieLab announced today on their blog that they are creating a summer wardrobe for their Makies in all different colours! Take a look at their work in process... Read more


'Smart toy' company MakieLab has announced that it has received $1.4 million (£900k, €1.1 million) in seed funding, driven by Lifeline Ventures and Sunstone Capital, along with Matthew Wiggins, Daniel James and Cedric Littardi of Ynnis Ventures Read more