Some of the best clothing design software applications include C-Design Fashion, EDraw Max, Fashion CAD, Apparel Innovator and Aps-Ethos, as listed by the business software information service Capterra. Amethyst Handbag Library is an illustrated database of some of the main handbag treatments and silhouettes.
Aps-Ethos is a cutting and embroidery software, while Fashion CAD is a pattern making software. Users can create ready to wear designs with C-Design Fashion, and EDraw Max allows designers to create professional looking diagrams and charts. Other programs include CADTERNS, which is an assisted pattern making system, and Color Matters, which provides layout tools, imaging and illustrations. In addition, programs such as Design Suite allow users to create and manage their own garment collections.