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MIT Researchers Use Machine Learning to Make 3D Knitting a Cinch

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Computerized knitting machines have proved a boon for the knitwear industry. Systems like Nike’s Flyknit and Shima Seiki’s Wholegarment are designed to minimize labor, curtail production time and pare back waste. Even brands like Ministry of Supply are banking on 3D knitting to promote bespoke clothing made on the fly. But programming these machines requires…

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