Manatees – Gentle Giants


  • Fabric Type: Cotton
  • Brand: Elizabeth’s Studio
  • Theme: Seaside and Ocean
  • Pattern: Manatees
  • Main Colour: Blue
  • Fabric Width: Approximately 110cm (43 inches)
  • Fat Quarter Size: Approximately 55cm x 50cm (21 ½ x 19 ½ inches)
  • Skinny Quarter Size: Approximately 25cm (8.9 inches) x 110cm (43 inches)
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“Gentle Giants” by Elizabeth’s Studio is a cotton fabric that transports you to the tranquil depths of the ocean, where manatees—those gentle titans of the sea—glide gracefully through azure waters. This realistic pattern feels like a hidden sanctuary, a place where time slows and the world above seems a distant memory.

At the heart of this underwater world, these social sea creatures are swimming in clusters of twos and threes. Their rotund shapes and gentle demeanours are nothing short of captivating, drawing you into their peaceful world. Adding a touch of familial warmth, baby manatees are also seen swimming alongside adult manatees in tender moments that add character to this fabric.

The backdrop is a pristine blue, a hue so pure it could only belong to the ocean’s depths. This aqua blue against the manatees only amplifies the sense of tranquillity, while the gentle ripples and water movement around them help to add a feeling of texture and depth to the composition. This calming combination creates a visually engaging pattern that soothes the soul.

Measuring approximately 110cm (43 inches) in width, “Gentle Giants” is available by the metre (39 ⅓ inches) or half a metre (19 ½ inches). For those smaller, intricate projects, it’s also available as a fat quarter, measuring approximately 55cm x 50cm (21 ½ x 19 ½ inches). Multiple quantities will be sent as a continuous length.

This beautiful cotton is perfect for a whole host of different sewing projects, but we think that it would be especially fun to use it to make a marine-themed meditation mat, a serene sea skirt, a manatee make-up bag, an ocean-inspired office cushion or even a tranquil tea dress.

So, if your next sewing project is looking for a fabric that embodies peace, beauty, and a deep connection with nature, then we hope that “Gentle Giants” will help you have a truly serene sewing adventure.

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Manufacturer Part Number: 20000-AQUA
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