Korean Patchwork Quilting: 37 Modern Bojagi Style Projects


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A book that will make you see and savour fabric in a whole new way.

From its origins as wrapping cloths made from scraps of fabric to its place in contemporary textile art, Bojagi – the traditional art of Korean patchwork – is a wonderfully versatile mode of expression that can transform a room or a wardrobe with light and colour. Written by a master teacher, Korean Patchwork Quilting takes you step-by-step through the art of assembling bits of fabric by means of invisible seams to create lovely contemporary pieces for your home and your life.

Projects in this book include:

Hangings for walls and windows
Table runners and table cloths
Bags and pouches
Zakka accessories
Quirky Jewellrey
And more!

Lessons, diagrams and templates, along with a few simple knotting and embroidery techniques, present a wide range of projects so that novices can try their hand and more experienced quilters can enjoy a satisfying challenge. The gorgeous photos in this book will inspire quilters all around the world to create their own unique designs.

Additional information

Weight 539 g
Dimensions 216 × 279 mm

Choi Yangsook

Author Bio

Choi Yangsook is a master instructor in Bojagi piecework, Korean embroidery and the culture behind Korean textile arts. Her work has been featured in exhibitions around the world for more than twenty years. In 1995, she created Karamusi Studio, a guide to workshops, literature, materials and exhibitions on Korean quilting and embroidery arts (karamusi.co.jp)