The Rose Collection
Inspired by fabric.
At BeColourful, we not only love the bright colors of the Rainbow collection, but we also love the soft pastels of roses and flowers. They remind us of a summer breeze, the soft movement of lace curtains, humming birds, and beautiful blue skies.
Be inspired by nature and select soft colored fabrics to make your own beautiful BeColourful quilt in blue, pink, peach, lime, delicate green and other Spring and Summer colors. Be happy!
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Level of difficulty: 4**** | Finished size: 76” x 76” | Foundation papers available: Yes | Technique: paper piecing
New York Beauties and beautiful flying geese in a glorious setting of fabulous colors. Inspired by the background fabric in pink, red, aqua and a touch of green, Jacqueline designed this beauty around those glorious colors.
The result is a delight. The beautiful touch of the new striped fabric in a gorgeous pink, is a joy to look at.
"Miss Rosie" is quilted by Lynda Jackson from Capricorn Quilting, Sheffield, UK. Lynda is a very talented lady and she's an inspiring longarm quilter.
This quilt is one of the favorites of our new 2018 collection. And if you're not into the colors of this design, it's easily to choose your own favorite color combo and make this beauty in the colors of your choice.
Level of difficulty: 3*** | Finished size: 73” x 73” | Foundation papers available: Yes | Technique: paper piecing
Another breathtaking design. Summer Breeze in the gorgeous pastels of Jacqueline's batik collection. You know she designs her own fabric, right? Curious for her collections? Go to the button 'Fabric Collections', and you will fall in love with them.
The soft pastels in this quilt are so gorgeous. From the powerful center to the faded stars and spikes. Accompanied by the striped black-and-white fabric this quilt is luscious and rich.
The fresh colors are a festival of brightness and happiness. Summer is in your home with this beauty on your wall.
Maybe you recognize the design. It was two years ago as "Making Memories" featured in the Spring issue of Quilters World.
Now Jacqueline enlarged the pattern into this gorgeous wall hanging.
In the detail picture you see the glorious quilt work of Cindy Glancy and Tammy Murphy
La Vie est Belle
Level of difficulty: 3*** | Finished size: 65” x 65” | Foundation papers available: Yes | Technique: paper piecing
It was not easy to came up with a name for this gorgeous quilt. But 'La vie est belle' suits just fine for this beauty.
Jacqueline designed some lovely pastel batiks for the Spring Collection and uses them in this beautiful romantic quilt.
It's a sweet and girly quilt and easily to enlarge to a bed quilt or to any size you want.
This lovely new design is made in the new Spring Collection fabrics by Jacqueline and Anthology Fabrics.
Tammy Murphy, Colourmequilted, did the amazingly beautiful quilt work.
Level of difficulty: 3*** | Finished size: 70” x 70” | Foundation papers available: Yes | Technique: paper piecing
This is Something Blue, my favorite so far. It's an absolutely fabulous and sophisticated design. The blues in this gorgeous design are amazing, and they're so good together with the white, the starry and the striped fabric.
The gorgeous quilt work is done by Elly Prins - machine quilting, The Netherlands
Level of difficulty: 3*** | Finished size: 66" x 66" | Foundation papers available: Yes | Technique: paper piecing
Craftsy and Jacqueline have put their creative heads together and created an amazing online class which you can take where ever you are, whenever you want.
Have you always wanted to take one of Jacqueline's classes, but did you never get the chance because you were too busy, or she just wasn't in your area? This is your chance to learn from the best!
Level of difficulty: 4**** | Finished size 59” x 59” | Pattern: Copy/trace for personal use | Technique: paper piecing
Joyful is made by me only to show how the original quilt ”Joy” would look when you use some more romantic or traditional flower fabrics instead of the bright and colorful fabrics.
We had no intention to release this quilt as a pattern (There was a pattern already called “Joy”) but there were so many request that we decided to make is as a pattern on its own and this is one of the quilts of our Rose Collection.
There is still a pattern available to make this quilt yourself. The pattern package contains the templates of each pattern part on true to life scale, but you have to do the tracing yourself. This will make the journey to make this quilt even more challenging!
More color inspiration:
Joy and Brilliant Beauties of Joy
Level of difficulty: 2 ** | Finished size 59” x 59” | Pattern: Copy/trace for personal use | Technique: paper piecing
This is not only a New York Beauty quilt, but also one of the most traditional designs.
A lot of quilters love to make New York Beauties. The spiked circles, the blocks, the lovely corners with the half round circles. It definitely is a pretty quilt.
I've designed and makes this quilt years ago. It is still a pleasure to look at. The pink colors, the flower fabric and the stripes making this quilt timeless.
This quilt is beautiful in any color scheme.
That's why I've decided to re-design this beauty in awesome lilac colors as Black Beauty
Level of difficulty: 3*** | Finished size 45” x 45” | Pattern: Copy/trace for personal use | Technique: paper piecing
Level of difficulty: 3*** | Finished size 49” x 49” | Pattern: Copy/trace for personal use | Technique: paper piecing
Level of difficulty: 4**** |Finished size: 59" x 59"| Pattern: Copy/trace for personal use | Technique: paper piecing
Level of difficulty: 3*** | Finished size 46” x 46” | Pattern: Copy/trace for personal use | Technique: paper piecing
DVD "How to make a BeColourful Quilt" - Discontinued
Level of difficulty: None
Total Running Time: 120 minutes
Region code: 0 = Playable all over the world
Spoken language: English
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Jacqueline has made a tutorial DVD in which she explains in clear words what she is doing and what kind of technique she is using for each specific “BeColourful” item.
The project that Jacqueline has chosen to make is the “Happiness” quilt. Of course there is a pattern available to make the Happiness quilt yourself. But, what you see in this video is also applicable to any Becolourful quilt pattern. She shows you how to make:
Ø Beautiful flat Stars,
Ø Sharp and pointy Spikes,
Ø Round Circles,
Ø Curves, how to hold your fingers when you place your pins in the fabric,
Ø Flying geese without any problem,
Ø Squares, straight and sharp,
Ø How to cut your pieces,
Ø Y-seams without any crease or difficulty,
Ø And a lot of other special BeColourful items showed in this easy to follow DVD.
Join Jacqueline on her journey through your own Becolourful project!
It will be fun!!
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