Laser cutter x Fashion

 

In fashion shows and events of late, there are dresses, clothing, and shoes made by using laser cutter and engraver.

What is more, we saw a lot of collaboration of Laser x Fashion at the Keio University SFC where they are advanced for digital-fabrication.

 

It looks quite hard to make a good work, however, on the contrary to our expectation we could engrave on jeans and cut the dress easily!

 

Engraving on Jeans (Raster Processing)

laser engraving on jeans
 

Unlike the engraving on wooden materials which engraves by burning, engraving on jeans is done by applying heat to remove the color of jeans.

Therefore, the darker the color of jeans the more distinguished the engraving.
 
laser engraving on jeans 2
 
 
 
 

Cutting Dress and Shirt

We are using a dress sold at a store.

 

laser cutter and engraver dress design

 

laser cutter and engraver dress design

 

Cut out the cloth with strong laser power. We did a pre-trial using a similar cloth.

 

laser cutter and engraver operating

 

For the chemical fiber such as polyester which we used this time, the cut surface is melted so there will not be any frays.

 
It is one of the features of cutting with heat of the laser.
 
laser cutter and engraver work examples

 
 
 
 
We also made a work with curve cutting on polyester T-shirt
 

laser cutting and engraving on shirts

 
Placing red lining gives a new look.
 

laser cutter and engraver dress

 

 

 

This time we only cut or engraved small part, but making from the pattern would open up the door to more design!

 
 
We now have a Expansion Frame Kit (1mx1m) from the voice of a fashion designer.

More and more people will be able to turn their deigns into shapes!
 
We welcome designers who make works of Laser x Fashion! Contact Us!

 

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