In this article you will learn how to draft sewing patterns on your PC using the free pattern making software Valentina. I put together a video tutorial, where I guide you step by step through the program, using the basic panty pattern as an example.
What you need to follow along:
I hope you’ll enjoy the video and find it helpful! If there’s anything you don’t understand, just ask in the comments. Also, please excuse my german accent. 😉
- 0:00 Introduction
- 7:06 Valentina User Interface
- 9:38 Measurement Table
- 13:50 Draft Mode
- 13:50 Front Panty
- 29:08 Back Panty
- 33:45 Gusset
- 35:19 Detail Mode
- 41:46 Layout Mode
- 44:55 Grading
You’ll find further information about Valentina in the user manual.
And here’s a short video about printing sewing patterns on your home printer: