Queen Quilt - Noble Beginings

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Noble Beginings (Ti Leaf Kahilis and Maile Ti) Believed to ward off evil spirits and bring good luck. It is an emblem of divine power. The goddess Hina decorated herself with Ti leaves. The Ti plant, when broken off at the stem, makes an excellent natural fly whisk or fan. From...
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Noble Beginings (Ti Leaf Kahilis and Maile Ti)
Believed to ward off evil spirits and bring good luck. It is an emblem of divine power. The goddess Hina decorated herself with Ti leaves. The Ti plant, when broken off at the stem, makes an excellent natural fly whisk or fan. From this simple design, attractive feathers replaced the green leaves of the Ti plant, and polished handles were carved from wood, ivory, turtle shells to replace the stem of the plant. Used initially by servants to fan chiefs, the simple Ti leaf evolved into elaborate works of art called Kahili, which as symbols of status and power. The highly fragrant Maile leaves were thought to posses 
  • Queen Quilt Handmade and handstitched 
  • Pattern Color: Off White
  • Background Color: Green
  • Pattern: 'Noble Beginings' Ti Leaf, Kahili with Maile
  • Size: 105" (266.7 cm) x 110" (279.4 cm)

Each of our quilts has almost a million stitches in them and more than 1,000 hours of craftsmanship.

Hawaiian quilting patterns traditionally reflected objects of nature or even everyday household objects which evoke the memory of loved ones. Objects such as plumeria blossoms, hair combs worn by Princess Kalulane, or a ginger lei. In general Hawaiian quilt patterns do not use humans or animals.

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Quilts

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Hawaiian Quilt Collection

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Queen

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3-M36C Ti Leaf Kahil