Ahoy! Collection by Papercut Patterns

Papercut patterns never fail to pull out all the stops in their new collections. This time, the Ahoy! Collection follows the nautical trend. These patterns, for skilled sewers allows the dressmaker to have a choice in what style they make choosing from up to three styles in one pattern.

New patterns are;

1. Adrift dress/skirt
Retail price - $30.00 NZD
Skill level – Intermediate
Available in sizes – xxs – xl
Available in PDF format at $20.00 NZD

This feminine floaty dress is perfect for summer, with ruffled sleeves and hemline, wrap skirt, bust darts and a gathered waist, a dress sure to keep sewers cool in the sun. In addition to the dress, there's also the option to make the wrap-around skirt, featuring a waistband with front and back darts. Fabrics recommended include light to medium-weight woven fabrics with drape, Silk, Rayon, Tencel, Linen and Cotton. 

Adrift dress/skirt

Adrift dress/skirt

 

2. Bowline sweater
$30.00 NZD
Skill level – Intermediate
Available in sizes- xxs – xl
Available in PDF format at $20.00 NZD

The casual bowline sweater contains a unique pleated front. This design would suit both print and plain fabric. This fun but structured sweater comes with a raglan sleeve, self-waistband and wide cuffs. Fabrics recommended are light to medium-weight knit fabric.

Bowline sweater

Bowline sweater

3. Starboard jeans
$30.00 NZD
Skill level – Intermediate
Available in sizes xxs – xl

The starboard jeans in slim leg feature angled front pockets and additional decorative zippered front pockets, back yoke and zip detail at the ankle. The flattering mid-rise waists for a lovely fit, and back pockets to add your own personal top stitching design. The recommended fabric is denim with up to 5% stretch.

Starboard jeans

Starboard jeans

 

4. Sea-bell dress
$30.00 NZD
Skill level – Intermediate
Available in size – xxs – xl
Available in PDF format at $20.00 NZD

The beautiful Sea-bell sheath dress is fully-lined with bell sleeves, princess seams and centre-back invisible zip.It also has pretty ¾ length sleeves and shaping seams making this a very flattering style. The skirt option features a waistband and exposed back zip. Fabrics recommended are light to medium weight woven fabrics, Cotton, Silk, Linen, Denim, Chambray and Tencel.

Sea-bell Dress

Sea-bell Dress

5. Moana Dress
$30.00 NZD
Skill level – Intermediate
Available in sizes – xxs – xl
Available in PDF format at $20.00 NZD

The pretty Moana dress, meaning “sea” in Maori features a ruffle waist that dips slightly at the back, with flattering shaping throughout the body. Including bust darts, exposed back zip, back darts, the pattern gives you the option to also make it as a top. Fabrics recommended include light to medium-weight woven fabrics with drape, Silk, Rayon, Tencel, Linen and Cotton.

Moana Dress

Moana Dress

6. Skipper tunic
$30.00 NZD
Skill level – Intermediate
Available in sizes – xxs – xl

The most versatile pattern of the collection is the Skipper tunic giving you the option to have the sleeves of three different lengths, and three garment lengths. Fabrics recommended include light to medium weight woven fabrics.  Cotton, Silk, Linen, Denim, Chambray, and Tencel.

Skipper tunic

Skipper tunic

All patterns are available from Papercut Patterns.