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Questions pertaining to Blender's built-in cloth simulator. Blender's cloth simulator is accessed in the Physics panel.

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Raised ridges with shirt mesh

I'm in the game making industry and I have been working on a skin for a character.The raised sewing always happens for some reason and originally, I had found an answer to this problem in the physics ...
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Simulation Not Working after Cloth Modifier Added

I have attempted to create several projects with a cloth modifier in Blender 4.0. After I have applied the Cloth Modifier, the simulation does not work and instead only shows the mesh as it would ...
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Cloth keeps sliding off of rigged character

Honestly I dont know what to do now, am trying to make clothing for my rigged character but for some reason the cloth keeps sliding to the X axis for no reason, now at first I just thought its a left ...
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Why does shirt keeps moving in simulation? It should be stable

I wanted the shirt I downloaded as an obj. file to be hanging but this keeps happening to me no matter what I do. Why? Video: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=7LbaEZ9nB0A
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Blender 4.1.1 - cloth simulation remains distant from collision mesh

I'm using Blender 4.1.1 downloaded from the Blender site on Debian testing. I'm trying to use the cloth simulation and it works as expected; but the cloth remains something as 5 centimeters distant ...
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Lifting a bulk weight with crane hook

I would like to know the physics, Dynamics of slings and links connected to crane hook. I can attach all as single object and move with pivot. But it looks like all fixed and no motion. So I'm trying ...
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Why parented cloth doesn't move with animated object?

I was following this tutorial https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=2SFeBQ9iubo&lc=UgwPCCRITRW7HZdauOZ4AaABAg.A3LJIhGpw8VA3QivdsyDde&ab_channel=BlenderRookie when a problem occurred to me. At final ...
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cloth physics clipping?

I have been working on physics for a skirt for a number of hours but I keep encountering the same issue seen in the video attached https://imgur.com/a/Ra8p26F I have object collision to 20 and self ...
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How can I create a wrinkled cloth style frame?

I am trying to create a wrinkled cloth style frame, and I want to know how I would even start something like this. I already have a base shape for it and subdivided it, but I am very new to work with ...
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The cloth is falling apart

I added a cloth texture for the machine gun belt, but its placement just fell apart. How do I fix this? I'm a beginner.
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How can I make the trench coat stop looking rippled and torn in cloth simulation?

I been messing with the settings trying every combination high and low and still can't seem to make the cloth look less ripped and torn. I know collision has a lot to do it but I wondered what am I ...
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How do I stop the cloth from moving too much upward and deforming so much that it tears apart?

I been messing with cloth simulations for a few months now and I just can't get it to do much of what I actually want it to do. I tried experimenting with the stiffness while keeping the damping low ...
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Why does only one Hook Modifier work when I have two F-curves manipulating different points on a cloth string in Blender?

I'm attempting to create a loose waveform effect on a piece of string (cloth) in Blender to simulate drum vibrations. I've applied three Hook Modifiers along the string's length and baked their Z-...
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Where can I find the algorithm that Blender uses for dynamic elements (physics)?

I need algorithms like DEM, IBD, MSS, SPH. I know these are used, but where can I find more about them? My thesis is about comparing these elements in Blender and Houdini, but I need a site where I ...
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Realistic Shoe lace animation [duplicate]

I stumbeled upon this video and I was wondering how to achieve such an animation of tieing a shoe lace: https://www.copenhagenstudios.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/2/2024/03/...
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How to make rigged clothing react to collisions or gravity?

I am trying to model an army ceremonial outfit that has tassels under the epaulets. I would like to know how to make the tassels move naturally, as in when the body moves around, or the arm moves, the ...
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Cloth Simulation For A-Pose Creates Too Many Wrinkles/Wet T-Shirt Look

I am new to cloth simulation so I'm hoping that this is a simple fix. I have modeled a shirt on a metahuman character which I will be using in Unreal Engine. To create the shirt, I positioned the ...
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Why does my cloth object breaks into many parts after trying to animate?

I imported a dress i made in CLO3D to Blender to animate it. I applied cloth physics so i could use wind but when i use wind my dress breaks into many parts.
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Logo inflation and ripple animation

Trying to figure out how they got this material and made the logo ripple out as in the animation (see homepage for the animation). So far I've been working with cloth physics, but can't get it to ...
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Deflate the inflated logo to its original mesh size and position

I want to inflate and then deflate a logo. when I deflate it, I want it to look like in the first frame so it's a perfect loop. But instead when I deflate it looks anywhere near its original mesh. How ...
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"Hard" areas in the cloth simulations (blender 4.1.0)

I'm trying to model a jacket with stand-up collar. I'm using simply cloth pro add-on. Is there a way to implement this through this add-on? And if not, how can I do it without an add-on?
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How to get updated mesh locations after object collisions?

I am very new to blender. I have a scene like this, The top plane is a cloth, the two cylinders and rectangle are collision objects. I click play on the timeline and get this after a few seconds, I ...
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How to make my icosphere inflate in a heart shape?

I am trying to create a soft body/ cloth simulation where the eyeballs inflate and pop out of the eye socket and form into a heart shape. I tried quite some different approaches now but none worked ...
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cloth doesn't work after meta rig

I have a problem when I want to put cloth on character, after I did meta rig. I put cloth but it doesn't effect anything, except collision with character...even gravity doesn't work.
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How can you animate a roll of tablecloth flying out of the backpack?

How can you animate a roll of tablecloth flying out of the backpack? After the flight it should be laid out on the table. I'm trying to combine these two tutorials, you can see at the link, but it ...
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Cloth simulation in blender asset browser

I want to add my cloth simulation in blender asset library but I am unable to move the cloth only it's origin is changing position. I have also tried parenting it with empty but only it's origin is ...
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The Cloth gets ripped apart when Cloth sim is enabled

When i am trying to simulate cloth sim into an oversized tshirt i downloaded from the internet, the tshirt starts getting ripped apart by pieces, i even enabled sewing option in the cloth sim ...
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Plastic deformation soft body / cloth pressure / dynamic paint / waves

I want to simulat the rolling of dough and achieve something like this: https://media.giphy.com/media/uq8Nqas3wsCITJ1MiD/giphy.gif I have tried soft body, cloth pressure, dynamic painting, waves but ...
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Retopology Clothing After Knife Project

I'm working on modeling some clothing in Blender using the SimplyCloth plugin. To actually create the mesh itself, I'm using the technique of starting with a 100cm x 100cm plane, subdividing it into a ...
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I would like to perform a cloth simulation by combining two or more different cloths

Thank you for finding my question. I'm Japanese and I'm not good at English, so please allow me to post using Google Translate. Production environment: macOS Sonoma Blender4.0 As the title suggests, I ...
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Move cloth around moving object

I have a plastic-like material that acts as a dust cover for a robot hand. I need the cover to deform around the base of the hand's thumb. Currently I have a subdivided plane with a cloud texture to ...
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Stretch or Taut a fabric with Cloth Simulation

I have a problem with cloth simulation. I want stretch a fabric between 3 points, so I did an pin group with some vertices but it seems to be more saggy than stretched... I tried to represent with ...
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cloth simulation with wind

so I have been working on cloth simulator added with wind , I m trying to play with the setting , basically I wanted the coat object to interact with the wind but whenever I do this the coat just ...
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Cloth simulation not working on cycles(render)

POST UPDATED In order to animate a mop I followed this tutorial to add animation to hair https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=0Ek0QphhYmI, the hair seems fine in all view modes except in the render where ...
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How to attach or glue metal pieces to a cloth simulation?

I'm new to blender and trying to attach or glue some metal pieces with a cloth simulation but I'm not able to do it correctly. I want to attach some metal pieces with the cloth simulation. and want to ...
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How can I save cloth settings as a preset?

It's a bit of a silly question, but I have a cloth setup, like just the general cloth settings, and want to save it as a preset, because if I turn off the cloth and turn it on, the settings are set to ...
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My cloth simulation isn't working

I wanted a similar cloth effect like a sheet over a body in a morgue. I followed https://youtu.be/OguGDqf9xgs?si=WmELp_6FLgy-Ucb8 his tutorial to achieve a similar effect in which he used a grid as ...
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problem with clothing in blender

I am experiencing a problem at frame 188. Something strange happens to the shirt, as if it is being pulled from something. I want the shirt to fall on the cube and remain in the same place. I would ...
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How to make a growing cloth animation

I need to make a veil that should start short and grow, then follow to the floor, and also have cloth animation. Any suggestion would be helpful. The mesh wrapped around her is just for collision so ...
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twist cloth for messy sheets

I'm trying to make a few different works where I need twisted messy sheets. I both want to be able to animate them (from a made bed to an unmade type of bed), and transform them to meshes of good ...
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Jellyfish tentacle animation using cloth modifier and force fields

So I've been trying to get the first jellyfish's tentacles to move like the second jellyfish's tentacles. I've figured out that the tentacles need to move in a helix-like spinning motion (basically ...
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Cloth Sewing Issues

I'm working on making some clothes, specifically this shirt design: However, I'm running into some issues with the cloth simulation The first, is that the top side of the sleeve ends up pinched into ...
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Skin indentations on body mesh

Like the title says, I'm experimenting with making cloth and wanted to ask if there's an easy way to make skin indentations on a body mesh under a tight cloth mesh that doesn't involve sculpting or if ...
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Animated cloth swirl [duplicate]

I'm trying to create an animated swirl of fabric, it can start a little swirled already, but needs to turn and collide with itself. I've tried using force fields such as a negative force to draw it in ...
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Modeling a pillow with borders

I would like to model a pillow with the borders, like this: Can someone help me? Thank you! Update: This is where I got to: I would like more definition to the seams, and also less rounded format. I ...
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Cloth at a certain point of animation stuck in one place

I've been trying to dig up the history if anyone had a similar issue before, but nothing... so here's my problem: I'm using cloth simulation in an animation, i.e., a rigged moving character model (...
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Blender 4 keeps lagging for no reason

Ever since I downloaded Blender 4 it has been lagging so much(especially when I use physics simulations), whenever a project is starting to be a little complex blender starts operating at a very low ...
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Need help with Cloth simulation plus attached object

I have the same issue as in the question Cloth simulation plus attached object but the solution video mentioned is no longer available. Can anyone please help me with how can I get the same result? ...
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Model objects inside a plastic bag

I'm trying to model random objects inside a plastic bag. Reference: Can someone give me some tips about this? I've only seen tutorials with shrinkwrap but I think that's not the case for this. Thank ...
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Can you do this level of simulation in Blender?

I've been trying to do some simulations on blender like this: https://www.instagram.com/p/CvxTvogNuGI/ Does anyone knows if it's possible on Blender or only on C4D? Thank you,
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