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Archive for March, 2014

Sunday Stash

Posted on: March 30th, 2014 by Lorna McMahon

Last week, I was showing off my quilted jacket, made from Charley Harper prints in the Blue colour way. More Charley Harpers.  This time, in the Fall colour way.And some Kona Cotton Solids in Mushroom. Charley Harper from Birch Fabrics and Kona Solids in Mushroom Octoberama Love those little birdie faces peeking out from their […]

Equilateral Triangle Quilt Along

Posted on: March 27th, 2014 by Lorna McMahon

Warning: Equilateral Triangle Quilts are cute and addictive. I completed my first Equilateral Triangle quilt on Valentines day – the Fox & Friends quilt. Fox & Friends by me! I wrote tutorials for cutting and piecing equilateral triangles.You can find the tutorial for cutting the triangles here.And the tutorial for piecing triangles here. Linda bought […]

Let’s Bee Social #13

Posted on: March 26th, 2014 by Lorna McMahon

Welcome to this week’s Social linky party! What’s new with you?Here the snow is still hanging around and once again…..It’s coming down.  Sew sad. Working on this secret summer time treat is helping me focus on sunnier days to come!!!Sneak peek… Announcing the winner of the Fat Quarter Shop giveaway….CONGRATULATIONS Billie Bee! a Rafflecopter giveaway […]

Sunday Stash

Posted on: March 23rd, 2014 by Lorna McMahon

Dear Spring,Hurry up. Everyone keeps asking…. 2nd piece is Floating Petals by Holly Holderman for Lakehouse Dry Goods. Fabric pull for what is now a secret WIP. Sweet Watermelon. Yum, Yum. Happy mail from my friend Jacqui of the Buzzing of Bees blog. I consider this a very sweet birthday gift! Thank you, Jacqui! And […]

Sewing for Me in March – Week #3

Posted on: March 22nd, 2014 by Lorna McMahon

Yesterday I shared my completed Charley Harper quilted jacket for my Friday Finish. This project was part of the 30/30 Sewing Challenge hosted by Sarah of Berry Barn Designs. Although I did share plenty of pictures for that post, I did not go into the details of my process, as I was hosting the TGIFF […]

TGIFF! Charley Harper meets Superior Threads

Posted on: March 21st, 2014 by Lorna McMahon

Welcome to this week’s TGIFF! Today I am showing off my birthday suit! So glad you could make it! For the past three weeks, I have been participating in the 30/30 challenge hosted by Sarah of Berry Barn Designs.  The challenge is to find 30 minutes of me sewing time for 30 days in March.  […]

Triangle Quilt Along – Week #1

Posted on: March 19th, 2014 by Lorna McMahon

Have you heard?  Triangles are trending!Not just in quilting, but all over the place.At least that’s what my friend Paula told me….  And I believe her. Paula is hosting the Triangle Quilt Along, which begins tomorrow, over at her blog, The Sassy Quilter. Thanks to my AccuQuilt Go! cutter, preparing my pieces for the triangle […]

Let’s Bee Social #12

Posted on: March 19th, 2014 by Lorna McMahon

Welcome to this week’s Social link up! This link up is brought to you by the letter “T”.The following features from last week’s link up all begin with T! Quilt Musings, who I would love to know what her real name is, has been an enthusiastic participant in the Let’s Bee Social party.  She shared […]

Giveaway Day!

Posted on: March 18th, 2014 by Lorna McMahon

Welcoming Fat Quarter Shop, our generous sponsor for this month’s fabulous giveaway! Who wants a chance to win $25 in STASH CASH?!!! Sending a shout out to all the fabric dieters!!! Be sure to sign up for the Fat Quarter Shop Newsletter. You can find Fat Quarter Shop on all your fave social media sites […]

Sewing for Me in March – Week #2

Posted on: March 15th, 2014 by Lorna McMahon

In celebration of World Wide Quilting Day, I am sharing the progress made on my latest quilting adventure!  A quilted jacket. Each week, those of us participating in the challenge hosted by Sarah of Berry Barn Designs (30/30 Linky Party), link up a progress post.  You can read my goal setting post here. Last week […]