Basic Techniques To Patchwork

Basic Techniques To Patchwork

Here is basic guide for attaching the pieces of patchwork. Step by step instructions with photos on how to patchwork.

Basic Techniques To Patchwork, step 1

To demonstrate you the technique of sewing pieces I used six rhombuses cutting from two different fabrics.

Basic Techniques To Patchwork, step 2

All sides of rhombuses (and squares) should be the same. To cut the details accurately, you first need to make a paper pattern.

Basic Techniques To Patchwork, step 3

Now take the first step of patchwork technique. Fold the two parts face down inside.

Basic Techniques To Patchwork, step 4

Now you need to sew these parts together, as shown. The seam allowance should be not less than 1 cm.

Basic Techniques To Patchwork, step 5

At this stage you need to attach the third detail of patchwork.

Basic Techniques To Patchwork, step 6

It is necessary to sew from edge to edge of fabric without forgetting to make reverse stitches.

Basic Techniques To Patchwork, step 7

To sew all the pieces of patchwork together gently, you first need to make the stripes consisting of pieces. Strips consisting of many pieces you can easily connect together.

Basic Techniques To Patchwork, step 8

To sew all the pieces of patchwork together gently, you first need to make the stripes consisting of pieces. Strips consisting of many pieces you can easily connect together.
If you find it difficult to navigate in the sequence of joining parts of patchwork, you can mark all details (on the wrong side).

Basic Techniques To Patchwork, step 9

Repeat the previous steps to get another strip having three pieces.

Basic Techniques To Patchwork, step 10

Now you need to connect both strips together.
The main difficulty is that these seams on both strips must coincide.

Basic Techniques To Patchwork, step 11

Iron your patchwork after finishing work on wrong and face sides.

Basic Techniques To Patchwork, step 12

On the front side your patchwork should look like this.

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