Gerber, One of the greatest softwares used in the fashion
world today. Invented In Canada, it is a quick way to finish a garment
and have accurate measurements using only the computer. Imagine
work being done so quickly and accurately, by just a click of a mouse.
This is a supplier of integrated software and hardware automation
systems. This software connects design, engineering the cost and
manufacturing. It includes data entry and reporting, and also the new
improved integration with Accumark which is Gerber’s Pattern design
program. Also included within the gerber software is the 3D Pattern
Visualization and Textile design.
Gerber Innovations is North America’s only manufacturer of automated
cutting and die making hardware. It also expands in Flat bed UV printers.
This is the new digitized world in fashion.
What does Gerber do?
-It creates Patterns on the computer through
-It lets you create different pattern and textiles
through the computer.
-Data entry, which helps you figure out the cost.
-Making of the piece and finished final pattern,
printed through the UV printer.
3D pattern Visualization Gerber Program
This program within gerber (Accumark Vstitcher) reduces the
number of samples you have to create, 2D patterns are viewed in
3D human forms to verify exact drape an fit of the garment. Helps
you get the right measurements and see the final product how it
would look on a person.
Other products used within Gerber:
-Gerber Cutter XL c7000
-Gerber Cutter Z7
Conceptual and Textile design:
Tool within Gerber used to broad palette colors, helps
visualize different textures and determine the right
color for the garment.
Different functions of Gerber:
Gerber is used for Apparel and Retail, but that is not the only
thing, Gerber is a program used by Aircraft Interiors, furniture,
industrial fabrics and the marine. Some costumers of Gerber’s
are, Lloyd Flanders (casual furniture),Tiger corporation (tension
structures), Red Dot enclosures (golf-carts related products),ILC
Dover( Airbags for Rovers landing in outer space).
Gerber is used within
companies to exchange data
and samples, it’s a quick way
to get work done. All the
garments can be seen in a 3D
version and patterns can be
made on the computer, and
can be printed/cut. Then
after you have finished with
gerber you take the cut
pieces and sew the garment.
There is no easier way than
using Gerber. From a sketch
Gerber can get you the final
product in no time.
Gerber is very helpful to the fashion
industry . It is used mostly for the
patternmaking of the garment. It is
the best and most accurate way
for a garment to be made. Gerber
has taken fashion to a whole
another level, since it was invented
till today Gerber is being used in
schools, workspaces and many
fashion design companies.
It is predicted that Gerber will be used worldwide by many more
companies because it is a quick way to get work done. Gerber is the future!