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Playful Patchwork

Happy, Colorful, and Irresistible Ideas and Instructions for Modern Piecework, Appliqué, and Quilting

Suzuko Koseki


Playful Patchwork is a collection of useful, fun, and creative patchwork projects organized by piecework techniques. It’s perfect for the sewing novice, or someone looking to improve his or her sewing skills. Step-by-step instructions and photo examples provide practical lessons on piecework, appliqué, and quilting, all while inspiring your creativity! You’ll find instructions on how to make:

  • pincushions and handbags using straight line piecework
  • coasters and a tea cozy using curved-line piecework
  • a purse and pillow made with appliqué
  • assorted quilting projects

You will also find tips on selecting fabrics, guides to stitching, patchwork terms, the correct tools to use, and more.

Paperback • 128 pages 8 ¼ x 10 ¼ in (210 x 260 mm)