Marvelous Designer Jackets

Marvelous Designer Jackets

This is a Marvelous Designer tutorial that covers three distinct jackets. One is a sweatshirt hoodie, the next is the jacket worn my Michael Jackson in the 1982 Thriller music video and the third is an 18th century Justaucorps. The project files are available in the Fearless Store for the hoodie, Thriller and Justaucorps. What […]

3 Piece Suit

Marvelous Designer Men’s 3 Piece Suit

This tutorial covers a complete three-piece men’s suit. This was a YouTube viewer request from Asfandyar Noor. This suit is based on this catalog image. He was asking for a private tutorial on this suit creation and I told him I would do it for free, if I could share it with everyone. He thought that […]

Beginner MD Top & Skirt

Marvelous Designer Beginner Tutorial

This video tutorial is for beginners new to Marvelous Designer. This is a project based video that will have you creating content immediately. In the process of creating garments, you’ll learn the basic tools in the program and how to use them properly. Get the Marvelous Designer Beginner Tutorial project file in the Fearless Maker’s store. […]

Pattern Modifications in QCAD

I’m going to go over some of the tools in QCAD and how they are used to manipulate the basic block patterns and print them out. We’ll start off with QCAD open and displaying the female bodice front draft. Making Modifications Lines & Splines First, make sure you right click back to the main menu, […]

Pants in Marvelous Designer

Pants in Marvelous Designer

Some time ago I had a request from a viewer to do some pants. I got a little caught up in my QCAD programming, but now I’m ready to tackle them. I will warn you that pants are not simple things to do, when you do them properly. Or I should say when you do […]

FPD – Command Line Messages

The Command Line in QCAD is very important when you are using the Fearless Pattern Drafting with QCAD add-on. The scripts are programmed to provide you with useful feedback when errors or warnings are encountered. Follow the instructions found below for each error. If you can’t resolve the error and it continues, please send me […]

MD Female Avatar with Drafts

Fearless Pattern Drafting with QCAD

This is essentially the script from the video at the bottom of the page. You can use it for reference when installing or using the add-on. It’s Done! I’m am please to announce that the first release of my QCAD add-on is complete. It took me almost two months to create it because it become […]

Front Bodice Measurement Key

Measurements for Pattern Making

Using the Fearless Pattern Drafting with QCAD program, you are able to draft tops, pants, skirts and sleeves for women, men, children and dolls. In order to use the program successfully, you’ll need a set of measurements for pattern making. To see the list in QCAD, select the Fearless Makers menu > Measurements and choose […]

Flight Jacket in MD

Sleeve Pattern & Flight Jacket

The Marvelous Designer project file for the flight jacket and several sleeve garment files are available in the Fearless Makers store. Sleeve Pattern & Flight Jacket Script (Video Time) Video Inspiration I was working on a video about sleeves and one of my great YouTube visitors, Sayuri Kim, sent me a message asking if I […]