Valentina is an open source pattern drafting software tool, designed to be the foundation of a new stack of open source tools to remake the garment industry.
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Small-batch and custom-sized clothing manufacturing is essential to create a sustainable future, preserve small- to medium-sized textile spinning and weaving manufacturers, enable independent and small designers and manufacturers to scale up to make a decent living, rebuild local garment districts, and reduce or eliminate slave labor.
*The use of two types of measurements: standard and customized.
*The construction of simple drawings without the possibility of complex manipulations.
*Automatic generation of layouts.
*The job of the lengths of using formulas.
*Automatic translation of the names of the standards on the language of the user interface.
*Export layouts to pdf, svg, png, ps, eps.
Installation into Linux Mint:
sudo add-apt-repository ppa:dismine/valentina sudo apt-get update sudo apt-get install valentina
To install in Linux Mint 13/14/15/16 may need to add additional repositories with Qt5:
sudo add-apt-repository ppa:dismine/valentina sudo add-apt-repository ppa:ubuntu-sdk-team/ppa sudo apt-get update sudo apt-get install valentina