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The Stella McCartney x adidas AlphaEdge 4D Sneaker is 3D-Printed

The Stella McCartney x adidas AlphaEdge 4D shoe is a new addition to the Futurecraft 4D series which collects running data from athletes to determine the specific parts of the midsole that need the most cushioning and support. The innovative footwear design is created with 3D printing, specifically, through Carbon’s Continuous Liquid Interface Production (CLIP) enabled DLS technology using UV-curable resin and polyurethane. This unique combination of machinery and materials enables the sneakers to have a distinctive lattice structure that actually provides functional benefits for runners.

While previous versions of the AlphaEdge 4D have been released, this iteration offers a take on the design in the form of a limited-edition release that will appeal to fans of running, fashion and sustainable style.