Patchwork Piecing

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Patchwork is a term that describes the piecing in the quilt top often made up of different sized shapes. In this photo, patchwork piecing can be seen in the many stars in this quilt. The stars are separated by pieces of plain fabric with no patchwork.  In the photo below, patchwork squares are separated by… Continue reading Patchwork Piecing

Pattern

Sawtooth Star

    The term pattern has multiple meanings in the quilting world. Printed patterns can give quilters the directions they need to compete a project. Pattern can represent the design printed or woven into the fabric or the design quilted on fabric. A single quilt block can be referred to as the quilt pattern. The way… Continue reading Pattern