Sitting down to begin work on a jigsaw puzzle is an exciting but daunting experience. Alfonso Alvarez-Ossorio, the president of the World Jigsaw Puzzle Federation, and Tammy McLeod, a competitive puzzle solver, share their tips on solving puzzles quickly, expert strategies for completing jigsaw puzzles of all sizes, the best methods to get started with the hobby of puzzling, and more details about how jigsaw champions work on their puzzles.
How to solve a jigsaw puzzle fast
Whether you sit down for a 300 or a 2000-piece jigsaw puzzle, these strategies will help you complete it quickly.
Puzzle-solving tips from experts