3D printing can be well applied in the design of jewelry in nylon and metal. The 3D printing of jewelry has quite a few advantages for jewelry designers. The method is not only fast, but the design is also easy to personalize and customize. You can design unique jewelry. For metal jewelry the ‘lost wax method’ is often used. Normally the manufacturer is casting a (metal) sculpture from a mould. A relative labor-intensive and time-consuming method, which is simplified and shortened by 3D printing these wax models.