Simple repeating textile patterns like stripes and polka dots are quick and easy to make in Adobe Illustrator. But textures like heathers, melange and space dyes can be harder to realistically emulate.
If you’re like me and work in the activewear market, then you see these textures everywhere. They’re on leggings, tanks, jackets, and any other item you’re wearing to yoga or running errands (and yes, I wear a lot of leggings).
Here’s a step-by-step video on how to make a space dye repeating pattern in Adobe Illustrator! (It’s actually pretty easy.)