The new industrial design revolution
10 September 2013 Last updated at 09:36 BST
Imagine a world where you did not have to buy products off the shelf but could design them for yourself and even share your design with others - everything from a pair of glasses to a house.
David Reid looks at what some are calling the new industrial design revolution being driven by 3D printing.
The programme was first broadcast on Saturday 7 September 2013.