The 3D feature is great for two things:

  1. Review your patterns on an actual product, to get a better feel of what it'll look like in real life
  2. Export the 3D view to use in your promotional materials (like exported pattern, you are welcome to use the 3D exports any way you wish, without limitation)

How-to video (2 min)

Switching to 3D preview mode

To view your pattern on a 3D product, click the 3D button in the top bar:


When your window is small, you may only see the icon without the label:


Selecting another product

When you are in 3D preview mode, you will see a Model selector in the bottom right of the preview area. Click it to switch to another model:


Note that some of the 3D models are available to both Hobby and Pro plan, while others are exclusive to Pro plans (learn more about the plans on our Pricing page):