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Flats: Technical Drawing for Fashion by Basia Szkutnicka

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TECHNICAL DRAWING FROM THE GENERIC TEMPLATE USING ILLUSTRATOR

First you need to lay out your garment correctly (see pages 24–25). This step-by-step sequence shows how to make a technical drawing of a jacket using Illustrator and also how to develop different with speed designing.

STEP 1

Open a new document in Illustrator.

File > New

STEP 2

Import your generic template and show the grid. Make sure you align the center-front of your generic template with a vertical line on the grid.

File > Place

View > Show Grid

STEP 3

Select and then group all the ...

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