This MacNews Category Review looks at interior design software for Mac OS X. Products covered include StyleDraper, Vectorworks Designer and SketchUp.


StyleDraper ( is a Photoshop plug-in used by designers to create sample garments using different fabrics on live models in a Photoshop environment using layers. It can be used to resize fabric before draping on models, previewing results on screen and creating interior designs, home furnishings, or accessories plus much more.
Vectorworks Designer

Vectorworks Design ( provides a range of 2D, 3D and production management capabilities designed to benefit all phases of the design process. It offers 2D drafting, object/NURBS interaction and other advanced 3D capabilities.


SketchUp ( is conceptual modeling software that lets you create, view, modify and present 3D models.