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Textile Design Software
|Computers & Looms|
We now use software for much of our design work, but did you know that computers and looms have much more in common?
|Mathematics & Weaving|
Information about the relationship between mathematics, weaving and textile design.
|Weave It Pro|
A review of the Weave It Pro software demo.
Software for both hand and machine knitters.
|Knitting Software **NEW**|
CAD/CAM systems for weaving with step-by-step problem oriented tutorials, free downloadable demo, manuals in PDF.
Symmetry Works is a plug-in for Adobe Illustrator that lets you make surface pattern designs.
|Cameron Fibre Arts|
Pro Weave, designed by a handweaver, is a textile design program with capability to handle up to 64 shafts.
Cochenille Design Studio|
Cochenille Design Studio's software products include Stitch Painter that can design patterns based on a grid and Garment Styler for designing your own handwoven clothing..
Brunold Software has design software (Windows/PC based only) for both weaving and beadwork. They offer a 30 day free trial of their products.
Designer Software are the makers of Weavemaker One, Weavemaker Professional and Surface Magic, software for both hobby and professional weavers.
Fiberworks PCW has weaving design software for entry level to advanced computer weavers. The demo version can also be used to view some of the drafts displayed in our Forum.
|Knitware Design |
I love this software for designing handknit sweaters. It works great for my handspun yarns. I knit a test swatch, type in the gauge, needle size and select the sweater design I want.
Maple Hill Software's PWS Patternland Weave Simulator is for drafting woven structure and tapestry-style designs.
QD.WIF is a program for the Mac that allows sharing of drafts between programs: WIF format files and WeaveMaker One, Macintosh ProWeave and WeavePoint v.4.
|Tim's Rudimentary Treadle Reducer|
Do you suffer from treadle envy? This online software may be able to reduce the number of treadles that you require for your design.
|Weave It and WeaveIt Pro|
I especially like the project costing feature of this software.
|Weave Point Software|
Weave Point's new version includes Tex and Denier yarn calculations, Tromp-as-Writ, a library of common threadings and other additions and adjustments.
Yxendis has an interesting collection of software for the weaver, spinner and textile artist: drafting, calibrated colour for the screen and printer, and creation of classic and fancy yarns.
Textile Design Software from Amazon
|StashWiz for Knitters/Crocheters - For PC
Stash Wiz helps you keep track of your yarns and patterns
|Pc Stitch 9.0
PC Stitch 9.0 creates cross stitch patterns from your photos.
|Hobbyware Pattern Maker Cross Stitch Software -Standard Version-Version 4.0 |
Hobbyware Pattern Maker converts your images or clip art into a cross stitch design.
|Hand Spun Knitting Yarn|
Look for one of a kind hand spun yarns in my Folksy shop.