Free fashion design software programs comprise of Computer Aided Fashion Design or CAFD, EDraw Max and Autodesk's 3DS Max. The programs are available for download either in full or trial version.
CAFD enables designers to create a range of garments from various fashion drawing tools such as freehand, lines and sprayers. EDraw Max is a vector-based software program that features several fashion templates and gives both novices and professionals the ability to design flexible diagrams and charts. The software is free for only 30 days after which the user needs to purchase the full version. 3DS Max is not specifically a fashion design software program but contains features that students can use to design clothing. The software is also free for 30 days.