Snowbirds Quilt – Best of Malam Batiks 2019


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Snowbirds is designed to feature Jinny Beyer’s Best of Malam batik fabrics. It is quick to make, using 2½” x 40″ Spindle Strips and foundation piecing. The Spindle Strips provide enough fabric for this quilt and also for the Best of Malam edition of Harlequin Charm, also a free pattern.

Available in one size and four colorways with either light or dark backgrounds.

Finishes 34″ x 48″.



The Complete Kit includes the fabric for the quilt top and binding plus the pattern.

The Fabric Only Kit includes all the fabric required for the quilt top and binding.  Don’t forget the free pattern download!

The Finishing Kit includes the background and border fabric, along with the binding.  Use your leftover spindle strips for the geese!  Don’t forget the free pattern download!

A Pattern Only option is also available.

Backing Required: 1 1/2 yards

Suggested Backing: 1766-02 or 2145-07 (Berry Basket); 1763-03 or 1768-06 (Rain Forest); 1766-07 or 1766-08 (Sunrise); 1767-01 or 2547-01 (Tropical Waters)

Additional information

Weight 25.6 oz
Project Type


Skill Level


Kit/Pattern Options

Finishing Kit, Complete Kit, Fabric Only Kit, Printed Pattern Only

Quilt Size

All Sizes

Pattern or Kit

Finishing Kit, Free Pattern, Kit, Pattern

Quiltmaking Technique


Color Options

Berry Basket – Dark, Berry Basket – Light, Rainforest – Dark, Rainforest – Light, Sunshine – Dark, Sunshine – Light, Tropical – Dark, Tropical – Light, All Colorways