Rains has officially launched its first 3D-printed Puffer Sneakers by collaborating with the leading 3D printing company, Zellerfeld. The sneakers debuted by walking down the aisle of the AW23 Runway show in Paris. These shoes are one of a kind, providing an organic shape and a sculptured appearance. It features a newly established printed puffer element on the instep, resembling its outer look.
3D Printed Shoes
The newest puffer sneakers are created using 3D technology, giving them a perfect fit and finesse. Rains express that these puffer elements are made with 90% of air and without doing any labor work. The final product is delivered with a fused latticework sole, providing the utmost comfort to your feet. Also, these sneakers are fully recyclable, as they can be converted into a newer, fresher pair once their lifetime expires. Tanne Vinter, head of design at Rains, stated that these are Rains’ ultimate manifestation of comfortable footwear and applauded Zellerfeld for making the shoe possible. Cornelius Schmitt, co-founder and CEO of Zellerfeld, added that puffer sneakers tremendously complement the power of 3D-printed footwear.
How to Order?
You can visit the Zellerfeld website online to choose from 15 distinctive, customizable designs. The site also allows users to experience the making of these shoes and provide feedback for the process. Due to its washable, quick drying, and odor-resistant properties, the product costs $260 a pair and takes up to 8-12 weeks to reach you. If you want to visit and purchase it straight from the store, you can visit any of Rains’ eight global stores. These puffer sneakers are available in Berlin, London, Copenhagen, Paris, New York, Hamburg, and Shanghai. As a result, these Puffer Sneakers by Rains are bringing out a new era of printed footwear. With their power to provide comfort, durability, and design all in one shoe, they will soon see them in stores near you.