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Isabelle Lott, MA

I have spent the last 28 years developing, revising and using PWstudio for all my professional patterns and designs. As a former university design instructor and custom clothier, I needed a fast and efficient, flat pattern based program, that would fulfill a wide variety of functions, from digitizing to pattern layout and printing. PWstudio 4 does this and more!


In 1985, as the founder of Patternworks International, I drafted patterns by hand, for small companies and custom designers. In 1990, I created my first soft wear, PCpattern. PCpattern was created out of necessity, to save time and perfect my patterns in the computer. Working with the software, while serving my clients, allowed me to improve the software and in 2000, I renamed it PWStudio. With the help of my new programmer, Chuck Smith, I began using a new platform and was able to create a more affordable product. PWstudio V4 is now better than ever, and is used by designers all over the US, Canada and the world.

I have also given workshops in my studio and across the country, to introduce the software to designers and students who want to enhance their apparel productivity.

Recently, I sold my business, Pattern Works and I am now free to focus on software development, promotion and instruction.

Our 30 day trail version will make you a convert to the PWstudio platform. Order now.