Tropical Patterns
TROPICAL PATTERNS



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MANGO HUMMINGBIRD
$9.00

Hummingbirds are beautiful birds which are loved by many people. The size of humming birds vary from a few inches to as small as a bumble bee.

This pattern includes a full color picture of the finished quilt, full-size foundation piecing patterns, assembly diagram, yardage requirements, and instructions to make the 6" x 9" quilt shown.



SCARLET McCAW
$9.00

The Scarlet macaw, also known as the Rainbow Macaw, can grow to a meter tall and their wing span can reach two meters across. Their beaks are like very strong scissors, used to eat Brazil nuts. Their magnificent colors are sure to bedazzle you and help you to appreciate nature's gifts.

Quilt pattern includes a photo of the quilt, assembly diagram, assembly instructions, and full-size paper foundation piecing patterns to make a 9" x 12" block.


RESPLENDENT QUETZAL
$9.00


The magnificent Resplendent Quetzal was worshiped by both the Mayan and the Aztec civilizations as the god of the air. The Quetzal's tail feathers can be two feet long, which is why they are so prized, even today! The Quetzal's feathers are also thought to symbolize spring vegetation and growth in the mountain forests of Guatemala.

Quilt pattern includes a photo of the quilt, assembly diagram, assembly instructions, and full-size paper foundation piecing patterns for a 6" x 9" block.




RAINBOW BILLED TOUCAN
$9.00


These beautiful birds are being pushed toward extinction by black market demand. Toucans live on fruit and berries which may be surrounded by thorns. They use their long bill to reach and pluck them without getting hurt. Toucans are native to Brazil and neighboring South American countries.

Quilt pattern includes a photo of the quilt, assembly diagram, assembly instructions, and full-size paper foundation piecing patterns for a 9" x 12" block.



  
A WALK IN MY GARDEN
ART QUILT - 16" x 23"
$21.00

Now you can make your own stunning art quilt with this easy to follow pattern that includes a printed digital image on high quality cotton fabric.  Complete instructions include full size placement and quilting guide.  The printed photos are light-fast so you quilt will be beautiful for many many years to come.  Fused raw edge applique technique and free motion quilting guide included.




 
ORANGE BUTTERFLY
ART QUILT - 16 1/2" x 19 1/4"
$21.00

Now you can make your own stunning art quilt with this easy to follow pattern that includes a printed digital image on high quality cotton fabric.  Complete instructions include full size placement and quilting guide.  The printed photos are light-fast so you quilt will be beautiful for many many years to come.  Fused raw edge applique technique and free motion quilting guide included.




 
RIDING THE WAVES
$10.50

This easy to make tropical wall hanging of turtles riding the waves uses a simple piecing technique with fusible appliqué.  Finished size:  13.5" x 27.5".  Skill Level:  Beginner Friendly

 


FANTASY FISH
$12.50

Create your own undersea world! Collage the sea floor onto a simple panel, and add all the sea creatures you desire. Instructions are for the large lap sized quilt, but a larger or smaller quilt may be created using the sea life patterns.  Finished size is 54" x 64" lap quilt.


Bali Seascape
BALI SEASCAPE
$9.50

These beautiful shells found on a tropical shore reflect all the colors of the ocean and nature's bounty. This pattern includes paper foundation sheets to construct all shells, and these are easier to piece than they appear!    Absolutely gorgeous using Batiks for the sea shells and your favorite tropical print in the border.

Finished size:  21 1/2" x 39"
 

 

   
FLOATING TREASURES
$9.50


The Floating Treasures pattern is designed to be used with fabric where an interesting image fits within a 4 1/4" frame.  Try making photo transfers of your favorite photographs and use Floating Treasures to display them. Each featured fabric will appear to float off the surface of the quilted wall hanging.  Included is an optional “One-Step Mitered Border and Binding”  that you may wish to try.  It makes the final border and binding step fast, neat and easy. Traditional finishing is also included in the pattern. 

Beginner skill level.   Size 34" x 34"

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AFTERNOON DELIGHT
$9.00


You will be delighted when you piece this top in one afternoon. And what else could you be doing?  These Flying Geese units are FAST, with no bias edges, no trimming and no waste!   Use those wonderful designs you don't want to chop up. Change the look totally by choosing different style prints: Novelty, Flannel, Asian, Floral, Pictorial and on and on.   Great for beginners.

  

 Three sizes:  Wall/Lap - 50" x 50"
 Queen - 83" x 110"
King - 107" x 107".
 


Bellingrath Quilt
BELLINGRATH - $10.50
A Tribute to Florals & Foliage

Feel the warmth of the sun radiate from this picturesque quilt inspired by the southern gardens of Bellingrath.  Leaves create an elegant frame adding emphasis to the beautiful large scale florals.  Large blocks make this quilt a fast and easy project for quilters of all levels and skills. This 52" x 52 exquisite quilt is the perfect addition to any decor.

 

  
SUNSHINE PINEAPPLE QUILT
$9.50



Did you know that the pineapple is the symbol of hospitality?

This fun project is pieced and easy machine appliqué - perfect for all those gorgeous batiks or to use scraps from your stash.  Capture a sense of light by placing light fabrics toward the top and right of the pineapples and borders, darker fabrics toward the bottom and left.  

Finished size:  42" wide x 61" long.

 
  
WELCOME PINEAPPLE
WALL HANGING - $8.50

A friendly appliqué wall hanging (16" x 24")


Did you know that the pineapple is the symbol of hospitality?  This pineapple was discovered in the Caribbean by Christopher Columbus and brought to Spain in 1493.  The delicious fruit was soon sought to be carried around the world on sailing ships to prevent scurvy.  A symbol of wealth in the European Courts, the pineapple became a symbol of welcome friendship and hospitality. 

 


CALM BELOW THE STORM
$14.00

This quilt is extremely three-dimensional - from the whales' fins to the sea plants. There is lots of free motion 'thread drawing' on this one! The whales swim on a pieced 'Storm at Sea' background. The pattern contains speed piecing instructions and templates for piecing the background. Or if you prefer, you can substitute a yard of beautiful batik or hand-dyed fabric as the water.  The pattern contains a package of tiny glass beads that you fuse on with Steam-A-Seam or Wonder Under.  These bond on in an instant to create the 'bubbles' from the whales' exhale.


 


   
 BABY HONU
$10.50


Baby Honu Sea Turtles are 3-d and lightly appliquéd around their shells; waves are paper-pieced.  The pattern includes instructions for full-sized quilt. The Baby Honu Sea Turtle wall hanging (15" Square) is included as a bonus in the lap-sized Baby Honu quilt pattern. 

Finished Size:   54" x 62"


RAIN FOREST
$14.95

Foundation piece these elusive creatures in this tropical setting. Make this wall quilt as shown or choose just one block for a smaller quilt.

Pattern includes:

Complete yardage and cutting requirements
Rotary-cutting diagrams
Easy applique instructions
Full-size foundation patterns
Includes basic quilt making lessons
Design options.


   
OVER BY THE POND
$9.00

Complete pattern & instructions. Foundation-pieced frogs and insects come alive in this charming pond scene. Make this delightful 38" x 42 wall quilt with our easy-to-follow, step-by-step instructions. Pattern includes: Complete yardage and cutting requirements, diagrammed rotary-cut patches for template-free quilt making, full-size foundation-pieced patterns, continuous-line Busy Bee Quilting for hand or machine quilting.  

Finished Size:  38" X 42"



TURTLES TURTLES WALL HANGING
$8.50

A 22" X 32"  wall hanging of fun colorful turtles
made with your favorite batiks.


HONU HEAVEN WALL HANGING
 $8.50


These turtles are fun and easy to do.  They are fused to the background and zig zag stitched around the edges.  The small squares are quickly made with strip piecing and the triangle borders are made with a fool proof half-square triangle technique. 

Finished Size:  14" x 18"

 

 

ISLAND WATERS
$ 26.95 - Pattern & Boondoggle Ruler

One way broken-sashing feels like the roll of ocean waves

Pieced blocks escaping into the borders
suggest eddies of a pool

Different accent block colors sparkle as the
light would hit a waterfall

Techniques:

Texture Magic combined with metallic
 threads create splashes of interest.

Boondoggle Ruler is used to cut the accent diamonds,
blocks, sashing and borders.



ISLAND WEDDING QUILT
$12.50
 
Use the beautiful neutral colors to literally 'tie the knot' and celebrate a lifetime of memories to come. You can also use coordinating colors from the wedding party.  Notice the "&" block that could also be a monogram!


SOMETHING FISHY
$9.50

These fun, whimsical fish make a great wall hanging for anyone wanted to add a little undersea life to their room.  Decorate with shells, charms, beads, and fibers to really add an exciting interest to the quilt. 

Finished Size:  48" X 48"





MERMAID SONG
$16.95



Mermaid myths and stories have long filled the imaginations of earth-bound mortals everywhere. When Three Swans designed their mermaid, they imagined her as a glorious creature singing as she moves magnificently through her water world.

Finished size:  31" x 42.5"  (79cm x 108cm)


TURTLE TRAILS
$9.50

Turtle Trails is a fun and versatile quilt.  You will want to make a quilt, turtle pillows and wall hangings.  The pattern is for the quilt pictured.  

The dimensional curved piecing techniques make all curves easy and fun.  Detailed, easy to follow instructions on cutting, piecing and quilting are included.  

Finished Size:  62.5" x 74.5"

 
MERMAID TAILS
$ 22.95

There have always been tales of Mermaids under the sea.  This beautiful design brings the story to life.  This wall hanging was stitched using the needle-turn appliqué (full instructions included) however this pattern works well with other forms of appliqué.   Choose your favorite batiks and don't forget to check the back side of the fabric for additional alternatives.  It can double your fabric stash!  Optional embroidery embellishment ideas included.  Imported from Australia.

Finished size:  25" x 34 1/2"


   
DOLPHINS
 $ 22.95

This full size dolphin applique pattern includes full instructions for the applique using fusible web technique with blanket stitch directions.  Optional embroidery embellishments to finish your quilted applique wall hanging are included.

These dolphins seem to come to life  made up of several shades of grey grey/blue and white. The waves are blues and green shades, and a sea color background. To add interest to the picture, seed beads, and sequins were added in places to the waves, to give them a wet look, and to catch the light. Also the background was stippled, in a random quilting, which helps to flatten the background, and bring the dolphins forward in the picture.   Imported from Australia.

Finished size:  20 1/2" x 33 1/2"





REEF LIFE
$ 22.95

Under the sea is a rich vibrant garden, full of life and color.  This wall hanging was stitched using the needle-turn appliqué (full instructions included) however this pattern works well with other forms of appliqué.   Choose your favorite batiks and don't forget to check the back side of the fabric for additional alternatives.  It can double your fabric stash!  Optional embroidery embellishment ideas included.  Imported from Australia. 

Finished size:  26" x 36"


   

 

 

 

 

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