Software for Knitting &
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Arahne Doo (Slovenia): Integrated CAD/cAM systems for dobby and jacquard weaving processes. On-line tutorials. Free downloadable demo. Links to related sites.
AVL Looms, Inc (USA): Developers of Macintosh compatible textile design and production software for treadle and dobby looms. Also, new and used looms and accessories.
Canyon Art Co (USA): Windows 95/98 and NT compatible software for the creation and display of dobby weaving patterns, and loom control drivers.
The DesignScope Company (Germany): Software developers for the textile industry. CAD/cAM programs for jacquard weaving and warp knitting processes. Also, development of application specific software. On-line simulations.
FibPaint (France): Developers of software for flatbed, circular and socks knitting machinery. Downloadable graphics toolbox, automatic pattern preparation, color-ways and print editor, and color design to machine conversion program.
Information Systems Consultants (India): Developers of weave design software for the textile industry. On-line purchase of stripe, and check and tartan design programs.
JacqCAD International (USA): Macintosh based software for design, editing, loom control file creation, and designs punching for the jacquard weaving process. Technical information on PDF files. Requires Acrobat Reader.
Maple Hill Software (USA): Developers of Windows based simulator for weave design and colorways. On-line tutorial. Download of trial version, latest version and program updates.
Pointcarre USA: is one of the largest developer of Textile and apparel design software in the USA. Whether your goal is creating repeats, colorways, tonals, or separations they have software to fit your needs. Their technical Dobby and jacquard software interfaces with many of the machinery in the market. Their software creates realistic fabric simulations of wovens, knits and prints, like never before seen. Address: 241 west 37th street, NY NY 10018, suite 922 - 212-398-6680 Email: email@example.com Contact: Steve Greenberg - President
Porini USA: Porini USA has developed the Microsoft Dynamics Industry Solution for fashion and footwear. This industry leading solution combines the flexibility of Microsoft Dynamics AX with proven coverage of apparel sourcing and distribution functional requirements. Address: 155 E 34th Street New York, NY 10016 phone: +1 212 2131084 firstname.lastname@example.org or Email: email@example.com Contact: Jon Buchan
ScotWeave (Scotland): CAD system for design and manufacture of dobby and jacquard, flatwoven and velvet fabrics. Created by the ScotWeave software company at the Scottish College of Textiles. Address: ScotWeave Ltd., Netherdale, Galashiels, Scotland UK, TD1 3EY Phone # 44 (0) 1896 751000 Fax # 44 (0) 1896 751006 E-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org
Startes Jaquard S.p.A. (Italy): Designs and design software for jacquard weaving machines. Harnesses and accessories for textile looms.
Teckmen Systems, Ltd (India): Hardware and software systems for industrial, medical, photographic and textile applications. Complete CAD systems for jacquard and dobby weaving, and printing processes.
Viable Systems, Inc (USA): Developers of CAD/cAM systems and software for the design and manufacture of jacquard woven fabrics. Also, laser cutting machinery.
WeavePoint 5 (Norway): Windows based software for creating, editing, analyzing and archiving of advanced textile patterns and colorways, for hand loom weavers and textile designers. Discussion forum. Downloadable demo version. E-mail: email@example.com
YXENDIS (France): Dobby & Jacquard Weaving Software & flat and circular knitting software (world first real 3D simulation). Ensure success from design up to production with the high-performance and flexible YXENDIS textile software range. Address: 33 Rue Alsace Lorraine - 42400 Saint-Chamond France Phone: (33)(0)4 77 31 00 80 Fax: (33)(0)4 77 29 93 63 E-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org