Hawaiian applique quilt

Add a touch of Hawaiian beauty to your home with stunning applique quilt designs. Explore top ideas to transform your space into a tropical paradise with these vibrant and intricate quilts.
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Hawaiian History of Quilting

Most of you know I spent some time teaching in Hawaii last month! Well, I brought back a solid tan and a new understanding of Hawaiian quilting and it’s origins. I thought I would share what I learned with you :) Hawaiians learned to quilt and sew from the first Christian missionaries. The first Hawaiian quilting circle was held early in 1820 on the decks of the ship Thaddeus with the royal wives of two reigning chiefs in attendance. Prior to the arrival of the missionaries,

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Deborah Bartilotta
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Ti Leaf

I have always admired Hawaiian quilts because the designs showcase the beauty of the islands. Hawaiian quilts are made from one piece of solid colored cloth, folded and cut to create design that represents the flora and fauna of the Islands. The whole cloth design piece is then sewed to a solid colored background using the needle-turned appliqué method. The quilt is then finished with echo quilting. The project is very labor intensive. This example is from Eleanore Burns' Quilt In A Day…

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Kathi
One of the reasons Hawaiian quilts and our 2 Fabric Applique Quilts appeal to us is that we only have to choose two fabrics! As simple as that sounds, we know some of you would like a few tips for making good fabric selections. Take a clue from the photos on our patterns. ... Patchwork, Quilts 2023, Hawaiian Applique Quilt, Hawaiian Quilting, Hawaiian Quilt Patterns, Hawaiian Fabric, Hawaiian Quilt, Quilting Designs Patterns, Patterns Fabric

Selecting Fabrics for our Patterns

One of the reasons Hawaiian quilts and our 2 Fabric Applique Quilts appeal to us is that we only have to choose two fabrics! As simple as that sounds, we know some of you would like a few tips for making good fabric selections. Take a clue from the photos on our patterns. ...

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Trish OLeary