This simple and speedy appliqué technique means that you will have a beautiful and stylish cushion made in no time at all. It will also add a splash of spring floral freshness to your sofa or chair!













Judith Hollies is a a  self-employed ‘40 something’ mum of  3 daughters. She loves to teach patchwork, quilting and sewing in Belfast and inspire others to ‘play’ with fabric and develop their creative talents. Find out about her creative endeavours at and her patterns can be found on her Etsy shop – Just Jude Designs,

You can download the article here: Applique Leaf Cushion 

This article first appeared in the May 2016 issue of Sewing World magazine