[PatchWorkEditor] is a demonstration software based on Microsoft Windows Presentation Framework WPF Technology. Despite the limited functionality we hope it can be of use for creating and printing patterns. Using the Trial Version of PatchWorkEditor is free of charge.
QUOTE: "PWstudio3 is software for anyone who wants to create professional patterns for garments or sewn textile products. .... It is easy to use because we based it on Flat Pattern Design and manual Drafting methods. It is flexible, intuitive and inexpensive… perfect for any sewn textile product entrepreneur, the costumer or designer, the independent pattern company" UNQUOTE
[PatchWorkEditor?] QUOTE "ABOUT: PatchWorkEditor is a demonstration software based on Microsoft Windows Presentation Framework WPF Technology. Despite the limited functionality we hope it can be of use for creating and printing patterns. Using the Trial Version of PatchWorkEditor is free of charge." UNQUOTE
"Pattern-Making Calculator" from pattern.stringcod... (FREE software download). Pattern-making Calculator is a unique calculator specially designed for pattern-making purposes. * It always shows numbers in decimal fractions and simple fractions. * Easy conversion between Metric measurement unit (Cm / Centimeter) and Imperial measurement unit (Inch). * Easy operation with fractions. You can enter fractions with buttons. * Large and easily read buttons and displays.
"Fashion CAD" (pattern making / cutting / drafting / designing software). Accurate pattern making software for perfect fitting garments. An integrated suite of software including pattern design, grading, detailing, marker layout and CAD drafting. A practical and affordable pattern making software system ideal for home based or commercial businesses.
Link to free demo of "PATTERNMAKER Software" (for pattern making / cutting / drafting). Quote: "PatternMaker is: a full-featured CAD program with all the tools you need to draft anything from scratch—just the way you do on paper, only faster! Clothing, Lingerie, Menswear, Bags, Bridal, Home Dec, Animals, Dolls, Costumes, Quilts all can be drafted easily in PatternMaker." unquote. See also Leena's.com, the tutorial and pattern drafting site for this software in this in here: pinterest.com
Video & article about Susan Spencer Conklin and "Let’s go open-source with digital patterns making"... interesting article about the possibilities of developing pen-source pattern making / cutting / drafting software to... QUOTE: "enable individuals and small labels designers to enter the market with lower investments costs and local markets would flourish more easily being able to share and exchange knowledge." UNQUOTE
FREE java program calling "Pattern Designer". It needs a computer capable of running Java 5.0. A printer. Measuring tape. The "Pattern Designer" distribution "available on the website": http:// mysite[dot]verizon[dot]net/jeremy_erwin/PatternDesigner[dot]zip