Glossary

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Glossary[edit | edit source]

Listed here are terms used in Valentina. The Term column is sortable.

Term Definition
Draft First phase of a Valentina pattern, created using the Point, Line, Curve, Arc, and Circle tools in Draw Mode.
Workpiece Second phase of a Valentina pattern, created with the Detail tool in Draw Mode. Add seam allowances, labels, grainlines, passmarks, internal paths, and join Workpieces together in Detail Mode.
Layout Final phase of a Valentina pattern, created with the Layout tools in Layout Mode. For large format printers, select the paper size of the printer which must be able contain the largest Workpiece in your pattern. For desktop printers, select any paper size which can hold all of your pattern pieces, then print your Layout as a Tiled PDF onto A4 or Letter sized paper.


Vocabulary Update[edit | edit source]

Up until the version 0.6.0 of Valentina / Seamly2D, some of the english vocabulary was wrong throughout the source code and the UI.

Here is a list of the uncorrect words and their correction.

Uncorrect english Term Correct english Term
Passmark Notch
Printer fields Printer margins
Increments Ease (or Variable, depending on how we want to use them)