A small, brightly coloured patchwork ball made from pieces of multicoloured cloth.
a quilt of patchwork
The site where space-age stadiums, rolling green lawns and a meandering brook are planned to appear is today a patchwork of ageing apartment blocks, small businesses, and dusty fields.
Simon's brands work more like a patchwork quilt - each piece delicately overlapping the next - than like a jigsaw puzzle.
Whilst historians are prone to talk of France prior to 1789 as a unified entity, it was in fact a patchwork quilt to which pieces were still being added in the eighteenth century.
a patchwork of stone walls and green fields
Schools and community centres have joined together to produce a huge piece of textile art, inspired by the traditional Bengali patchwork cloth, the kantha.
Somewhere in there, I decided that fabric was not for throwing away and began creating patchwork designs, sometimes piecing quilts.
a patchwork bedspread
specialists in quilting and patchwork