Hawaiian quilts

Explore the vibrant world of Hawaiian quilts and immerse yourself in the rich tradition of island stitching. Find inspiration and learn how to create your own unique masterpiece.
Patchwork, Couture, Hawaiian Applique Quilt, Hawaiian History, Hawaiian Quilt Patterns, History Of Quilting, Hand Quilting Patterns, Hawaiian Pattern, Hawaiian Fabric

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,

Deborah Bartilotta