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What is "Pieced" - Definition & Explanation
Last Updated on: 06-Jan-2023 (1 year, 1 month, 29 days ago)
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Pieced
In this type of quilting, shapes are cut and sewn together to form a design. There is no background piece and the seams are hidden on the back side of the quilt top. Pieces may be geometric or may be curved.
Pieced
A look created by sewing several pieces of material together to form the garment, much like a quilt.

Some other terms

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Alnage 464
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Blend 53
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Welt 88
1. A strip of material seamed to a pocket opening as a finishing, as well as a strengthening device. 2. A raised or swelled lap or seam. 3. A covered cord or ornamental strip sewed on a border or...
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Twist 708
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