Rickard Lindqvist is a fashion designer and researcher. His research proposes new foundations, theories and methods for pattern cutting and stretches between blue-skies research and applied projects. Rickard was originally trained as a men's tailor, in addition to studying fashion design at the Swedish School of Textiles from where he also holds a PhD in fashion design. As a consultant he has worked for various designers and brands in Sweden and in the UK.
We teamed up with our favourite digital printers House of U and created digital versions of 10 of their sustainable stock fabrics to be used when designing garments in CLO3D. The fabrics are availible for free downloading from CLO-SET CONNECT.
Atacac - Kinetic Garment Construction
This is a revised digital version of the Phd thesis Kinetic Garment Construction, Remarks on the Foundation of Pattern Cutting by Rickard Lindqvist. This version is updated with new photos, animations, links and all the full-scale patterns available to download for free.