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Pattern Cutting for Clothing Using CAD
 
 

Pattern Cutting for Clothing Using CAD, 1st Edition

How to Use Lectra Modaris Pattern Cutting Software

 
Pattern Cutting for Clothing Using CAD, 1st Edition,M Stott,ISBN9780857092311
 
 
 

  

Woodhead Publishing

9780857092311

176

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Key Features

  • Provides an overview of the role of patterns in clothing manufacture, the key documents and tools of the trade
  • Introduces the keyboard, mouse and screen layout in Lectra Modaris
  • Concisely outlines title blocks and all aspects of digitising a clothing pattern, before providing a guide to the Lectra Modaris toolbox and upper and lower toolbar menus

Description

The invention of computer aided design (CAD) has revolutionised pattern cutting for clothing. Lectra’s Modaris pattern cutting software is a key tool in pattern production. Using a practical approach and clear examples throughout, Pattern cutting for clothing using CAD is an essential guide for all users of Lectra Modaris.

Beginning with an overview of the role of patterns in clothing manufacture, the key documents and tools of the trade are discussed before the keyboard, mouse and screen layout in Lectra Modaris are introduced. Title blocks and all aspects of digitising a clothing pattern are examined in clear, concise steps, followed by a thorough guide to the Lectra Modaris toolbox and the upper and lower toolbar menus. Creating size ranges and the importance of measurements and size charts are discussed, before the book concludes with an indispensable ‘How do I?’ guide to the Lectra Modaris functions and menus, indexed by required action.

Drawing on a wealth of practical experience, Pattern cutting for clothing using CAD is an indispensable, practical and user-friendly guide to making the most of Lectra’s Modaris software for both students and professionals in textiles and fashion.

M Stott

Maggie Stott is the Senior Pattern Cutter at Warehouse Fashions and a Visiting Lecturer at Ravensbourne College in the UK. During a 40-year career she has worked in couture, for designer labels and high street brands. She has also been a Visiting Lecturer at the London College of Fashion. Over the last 10 years she has combined traditional cutting with CAD software such as Lectra’s Modaris and uses modern technology to its full advantage in the pattern cutting department.

Affiliations and Expertise

Consultant, UK

Pattern Cutting for Clothing Using CAD, 1st Edition

The role of patterns in clothing manufacture: Generating and communicating information; Introduction to the keyboard, mouse and screen layout in Lectra Modaris pattern cutting software; Title blocks in Lectra Modaris pattern cutting software; Digitising a clothing pattern on Lectra Modaris pattern cutting software; Plotting using JustPrint; A guide to the toolbox in Lectra Modaris pattern cutting software: F1-F3; A guide to the toolbox in Lectra Modaris pattern cutting software: F4-F8; The upper tool bar in Lectra Modaris pattern cutting software; The lower tool bar menus and keyboard commands in Lectra Modaris pattern cutting software; Converting files using the Lectra Modaris interoperability function; Creating size ranges in Lectra Modaris pattern cutting software; The importance of measurements and size charts for clothing pattern cutting; How do I? The functions and menus that you need to know in Lectra Modaris indexed by the required action.
 
 
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