A Friendly Game (paper pieced chess!)

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A Friendly Game (paper pieced chess!) Pattern


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Quilting: A Friendly Game (paper pieced chess!)
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Skill Level:

small skill level requirement Beginner

Basic Skills Necessary:

  • paper piecing

Pattern Description:

Do you want to play a game?

Use the pieces of A Friendly Game to create a few chess pieces or enough for a whole board!

Includes patterns for six chess pieces (Pawn, Rook, Knight, Bishop, Queen, King) as well as instructions to create a chessboard quilt.

UPDATED: Corrections made to fabric amounts and the Queen pattern.

Sizing / Finished Measurements:

  • 2.5" x 5" Chess Pieces / 5" with sashing (finished size)


  • approximately 3/4 yard for light chess pieces
  • approximately 3/4 yard for dark chess pieces
  • approximately 1 1/2 yards light background fabric
  • approximately 1 1/2 yards dark background fabric
  • **NOTE**These amounts only refer to chessboard layout

You Will Also Need:

  • sewing machine
  • rotary cutting supplies
  • thread
  • Add-A-Quarter ruler (optional)

Pattern Reviews

Pattern Reviews

Average Review (of 1 review)
Lazisusann on craftsy.com

Excellent Fun to paper piece!  December 18, 2012

Great pattern. Easy instructions.

About Designer

About Designer

Jennifer O. on craftsy.com

Hi, I'm Jennifer!

I learned to sew with needle and thread at the age of four by stitching nine patches that my grandmother gave me as busy work. I've been crafting ever since!

I'm absolutely captivated by paper piecing as a medium and have been designing patterns since 2004.

My patterns, tutorials and more are available on my website/blog, Sewhooked (sewhooked.com). I also have many free ...

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