Dressmaking With Quilting Fabric: Papercut Patterns Sewing Patterns

Dressmaking With Quilting Fabric: Papercut Patterns Sewing Patterns

The Fabric Fox on 19th Mar 2024

Papercut Patterns is an eco-conscious sewing pattern company known for its stylish and modern designs. Based in New Zealand, Papercut Patterns offers a range of patterns for dresses, tops, trousers, and outerwear, catering to both beginner and experienced dressmakers.

Papercut Patterns emphasises sustainability, offering digital patterns to reduce paper waste and promote eco-friendly sewing practices. With a focus on fashion-forward designs and accessibility, Papercut Patterns has garnered a dedicated following in the sewing community worldwide.

Here is a helpful list of all Papercut Patterns' sewing patterns that can be made using quilting cotton fabric.

Aalto Curve Dress and Top

The Aalto is designed with a timeless aesthetic in focus. This adaptable garment offers the option to create either a top or a maxi dress, complete with side seam pockets, centre front and back seams, and your choice of a square neckline or a charming twist neck detail. Whether you prefer the classic straight across back or the stunning low back with an optional tie, this versatile piece is ideal for any occasion.

Buy Papercut Patterns Aalto Curve Dress Sewing Pattern

Buy Aalto Curve Dress and Top Sewing Pattern

Array Top and Dress

This statement piece and wardrobe essential offers multiple variations to suit your personal style. Choose between a puffy bell sleeve with an elasticated hem or a wide flared sleeve. For the dress, opt for the straight-cut body, or add the extra-long wrap-around ties to cinch in at your waist. The top offers the same options, but you can also add an elasticated hem to turn your Array into a cute jumper.

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Buy Array Top and Dress Sewing Pattern

Aura Dress and Skirt

A statement piece you can wear all year round, this wrap-style dress can be worn elegantly or casually, featuring captivating balloon sleeves. It pairs beautifully with a turtleneck in cooler seasons. You can also wear the wrap skirt variation with sneakers, heels, or cute boots any day of the year.

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Buy Aura Dress and Skirt Sewing Pattern

Axis Dress and Skirt

A timeless ode to Audrey Hepburn, the Axis dress features a vintage-inspired straight neckline. The waist ties can be wrapped around the bodice and tied at the front or pulled to the back to form a plunging 'V' tied into a bow. You can choose between a figure-hugging pencil skirt with a front split or an equally classic and flattering A-line silhouette.

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Buy Axis Dress and Skirt Sewing Pattern

Celestia Dress

A heavenly wardrobe staple, the Celestia Dress features three tiers of voluminous fabric, pockets, and two bodice variations. One bodice has a square neckline, while the other is straight across with a drawstring function that ties in a bow at the back. Whether you layer it up or wear it on its own, this dress is an effortless throw-on that will leave you feeling chic and ready for anything.

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Buy Celestia Dress Sewing Pattern

Meridian Dress

An elegant trans-seasonal dress suitable for any occasion, the dress features front wrap-around ties, a button and loop closure with an invisible zipper fastening at the back, front and back neck facings, and front and back pleats on the skirt. You can make it with long or short sleeves, as well as choose between two skirt length options.

Buy Papercut Patterns Meridian Dress Sewing Pattern

Buy Meridian Dress Sewing Pattern

Ashling Blouse and Dress

The Ashling pattern offers a dreamy garment with an elegant and timeless feel. It's exactly what dreams are made of. Make it as a dress that sits just above the knee, a long-sleeve shirt for a classic and versatile look, or a cropped blouse with a frill hem.

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Buy Ashling Blouse and Dress Sewing Pattern

Sequence Blouse and Dress

Whether worn as a dreamy blouse or dress, the Sequence offers versatile styling options. Wrap it at the front for a timeless classic look, or wear the cross-over at the back for a surprising silhouette. The flutter shape adds a touch of fun to the classic 3/4 sleeve, and you can wrap the ties to the front, back, or side for an instant style update.

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Buy Sequence Blouse and Dress Sewing Pattern

Juno Jacket

Pair the Juno Jacket effortlessly with a tee and some classic denim for simple sophistication, or with The Tula Pants to create a coordinated ensemble for a statement look. This jacket features a front neckband, back facing detail, and a slightly cropped dolman sleeve with a drop shoulder.

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Buy Juno Jacket Sewing Pattern

Luna Jacket

Introducing Luna, your new go-to companion for any season. This boxy cropped jacket is versatile enough to be made in wool for winter or soft cotton fabric for summer. With three variations available, you'll have plenty of options to choose from. Luna features optional lining, 3/4 sleeves, drop shoulders, side seam splits, front ties, and front patch pockets. It's the perfect match for almost every outfit!

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Buy Luna Jacket Sewing Pattern

Nova Coat and Jacket

Make a statement with the iconic and dramatic cocoon coat, Nova. Choose a lightweight fabric like quilting cotton for the perfect spring/summer jacket. Featuring angled seaming with hidden pockets in the front, Nova offers options for cropped or long sleeves, as well as the choice between the full-length coat or the shorter jacket. It's sure to become your favourite go-to piece all year round.

Buy Papercut Patterns Nova Coat and Jacket Sewing Pattern

Buy Nova Coat and Jacket Sewing Pattern

Palisade Pants

A staple pant for every season, the Palisades features centre front and back seams on the leg for a streamlined look, replacing the traditional side seam. It also includes crossover pockets spanning the side panel. The design incorporates an elasticated waistband with a flat front detail and faux fly. With two length options, you can make these in pants or shorts. Comfort is key with the Palisades.

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Buy Palisade Pants Sewing Pattern

Strata Pants

This staple wide-leg pant is a timeless favourite from Papercut Patterns. With a tailored fit through the waist and hip, it offers a crisp silhouette to complement the wide leg. It features a double-stud waistband at the natural waist, curved front pockets, front fly, back darts, and the option of three different lengths: ankle-length, cropped, or shorts.

Buy Papercut Patterns Strata Pants Sewing Pattern

Buy Strata Pants Sewing Pattern

Pinnacle Top and Sweater

The Pinnacle Top offers unparalleled comfort and versatility with three variations to suit any occasion, making it another timeless favourite from Papercut Patterns. Its cropped and oversized fit is accentuated by two triangular front panels for added detail.

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Buy Pinnacle Top and Sweater Sewing Pattern

Mirri Jumpsuit

The Mirri Jumpsuit is the offspring of the beloved Meridian dress. It boasts the iconic Meridian twisted wrap-around tie detail and offers the option to wear it with or without sleeves. Complete with a back button and loop closure, invisible zipper, and front and back neck facings, it combines style with functionality.

Buy Papercut Patterns Mirri Jumpsuit Sewing Pattern

Buy Mirri Jumpsuit Sewing Pattern

Sierra Jumpsuit

Embrace any season with this stylish jumpsuit. The Sierra features a sleeveless cross-over design with a side waist tie detail, three different leg style options, an invisible zipper fastening at the side, inseam pockets, and bust darts.

Buy Papercut Patterns Sierra Jumpsuit Sewing Pattern

Buy Sierra Jumpsuit Sewing Pattern

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