Exploring the Versatility of Island Batik Fabric: A Review of Top Picks

Quilting is an art form that has been around for centuries, and it has evolved over time to include various materials, techniques, and designs. One such material that has gained popularity in recent times is the Island Batik fabric. Island Batik fabric is a high-quality cotton fabric that is known for its durability, softness, and unique designs.

The 'Sea Glass' pack from Island Batik consists of forty 2-1/2" batik strips featuring 20 fabric designs. The strips are adorned with Deep Purples, Tropical Blues, Vibrant Greens, and Shell-Toned Creams, with patterns such as Fishing Nets, Swirls, Fish, Shells, and Scales adding to the aquatic theme.

The fabric has a beautiful drape, making it perfect for creating quilts, table runners, and other home decor items.

Another Island Batik fabric worth mentioning is the Rubin Design Studio Granite Texture in Jade Green, which is a digital print that mimics the look of stone. This fabric has a beautiful texture and a range of green tones, making it ideal for adding depth and interest to your quilting projects.

The Rubin Design Studio exclusively designed this luxurious and royal 'Granite Texture' for eQuilter, digitally printed in rich hues of Malachite and Peridot Green, Hunter Green, Sapphire Blue, and Jade Green. The design is composed of Amazonite, Feldspar, and Serpentine, creating a stunning and tonal effect.

If you're looking for a kit that includes Island Batik fabric, the eQuilter Whispering Bamboo Watercolor Quilt Kit is an excellent option. The 'Whispering Bamboo' Watercolor Quilt Kit comes with all the necessary items to create a beautiful quilt, excluding borders. You will receive pre-shrunk 2" squares made from 100% cotton fabrics. The finished size of the quilt is 18" x 22 1/2". Despite its impressive appearance, this quilt is surprisingly easy to make, making it perfect for both beginners and experienced seamstresses. The kit includes a pattern and step-by-step instructions to complete the project, as well as pre-cut watercolor squares and appliqué fabrics made from 100% cotton.

Finally, for a touch of Irish charm, eQuilter's Irish Toasts Tea Towel is an excellent choice. This tea towel features fun Irish sayings and a bright green border, all printed on high-quality Island Batik fabric. The tea towel is perfect for adding a touch of whimsy to your kitchen or for gifting to a friend who loves all things Irish.

The Irish Toasts Tea Towel measures 19" x 29" and is crafted entirely from 100% cotton. It features 10 positive and encouraging toasts from Ireland that are sure to add a touch of upliftment to any celebration. This tea towel is made in Ireland, ensuring its authenticity and quality.

In conclusion, Island Batik fabric is an excellent choice for quilters of all levels. From the Sea Glass collection to the Rubin Design Studio Granite Texture in Jade Green and the eQuilter Whispering Bamboo Watercolor Quilt Kit, there are plenty of options to choose from. And for a bit of Irish fun, the eQuilter Irish Toasts Tea Towel is sure to bring a smile to your face.

Happy Quilting!!