It’s critical to provide your factory with actual life size scale measurements for artwork, cut and sew panels, or seam lines on your fashion designs. Using both Illustrator and real life garments, learn how to mock this up and create specs to make sure your samples come in correctly – the first time.
YOU WILL LEARN:
00:54 How to scale your fashion flat sketch to real life / actual size in the Transform Panel
01:27 How to change the unit of measure in your Illustrator document
02:00 How to figure out measurements of panels / seam lines / artwork for your design
04:02 Add measurement specs to a new layer
05:21 How to adjust your fashion flat illustration to make sure it’s proportional
06:20 Options to mock up and spec your seam / style lines on a real garment, body, or mannequin for real life measurements
06:38 What kind of tape to use to mock up the panels on your garment
07:50 How to measure panel sizes
Questions or tutorial ideas? Put them below in the comments!