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Archive for April, 2014

Let’s Bee Social #18

Posted on: April 30th, 2014 by Lorna McMahon

Welcome to this week’s social linky party! I am about bursting at the seams! Not too much that I can share with you today….  BUT Tomorrow…. I have a BIG announcement! For now…. Here’s a Sneak Peek! Pssst!  Wanna let you in on another little secret… Janeen van Niekerk of Quilt Art Designs is hosting […]

Equilateral Triangle Quilt – Finished!

Posted on: April 25th, 2014 by Lorna McMahon

Introducing my Triangle Quilt Along baby quilt… Completely completed! I started quilting by stitching in the ditch around the focus triangle. Quilting Detail Then I spiral quilted around this block, alternating between 1/4″ and 3/4″ spacing. Spiral Quilting And then returned to that focus triangle to add one final outline of quilting inside the triangle. […]

How to Sell Quilt Patterns on Craftsy

Posted on: April 24th, 2014 by Lorna McMahon

How to Add & Sell a Pattern on Craftsy Note:This post contains affiliate links.I will be compensated if you purchase after clicking these links. Did you know that, in addition to wonderful online courses and craft supplies, Craftsy also has an independent online pattern store that lets anyone upload and sell downloadable e-patterns with no […]

Let’s Bee Social #17

Posted on: April 23rd, 2014 by Lorna McMahon

Welcome to this week’s social linky party!  If you are not sure what Let’s Bee Social is all about, you can read the details here. Last week I shared a photo of the strips I had cut from my Charley Harper organic prints from Birch Fabrics.  It is not easy to cut into those prints! […]

Fruity O’s finish it up Friday!

Posted on: April 18th, 2014 by Lorna McMahon

in·spi·ra·tion noun \ˌin(t)-spə-ˈrā-shən, -(ˌ)spi-\   : something that makes someone want to do something or that gives someone an idea about what to do or create : a force or influence that inspires someone : a person, place, experience, etc., that makes someone want to do or create something : a good idea Definition found […]

Let’s Bee Social #16

Posted on: April 16th, 2014 by Lorna McMahon

Thank you to all of you who stopped in to visit on Monday!It was sew exciting to have taken part in my very first guest post. Caroline of Sew Can She is a wonderful hostess!And because she graciously allowed me to share on her blog…….  We have A LOT of new friends who signed up […]

Sew Sisters Quilt Shop GIVEAWAY!

Posted on: April 15th, 2014 by Lorna McMahon

Introducing Sew Sisters Quilt Shop, our generous sponsor for this month’s giveaway! Judy started quilting back in 2000.  Like the rest of us…. She was hooked! Sew Sisters is a Canadian quilt shop dedicated to all things quilting.  For the past decade we have offered great quality fabric, notions, books, kits and patterns, both in […]

Guest Post at Sew Can She

Posted on: April 14th, 2014 by Lorna McMahon

It’s finally time to let that cat out of the bag! Do you know how hard it is for me to keep a secret?!! How exciting!  Back in March, I was invited to write a guest post at Caroline’s Sew Can She blog.  If you don’t already know, Caroline shares free daily sewing tutorials.  Her […]

Sunday Stash

Posted on: April 13th, 2014 by Lorna McMahon

Happy mail…. How can you not “Have a Happy Scrappy Day” when you receive happy mail? From my good friend, Lisa of Port Hope. This delectable selection was offered in her Happy Birthday to Me and You giveaway. THANK YOU, Lisa! Botanique by Joel Dewberry Eclectic Modern for FreeSpirit Fabrics I have no idea what […]

Binding Inside Corners Tutorial

Posted on: April 11th, 2014 by Lorna McMahon

The Triangle Quilt Along with Paula of The Sassy Quilter has been a blast! It’s been great to follow along with everyone’s progress each week. And it’s fun to see how differently each quilt looks as they are developing. I have my rows all pieced and my top is finished! My friend, Judy of Quilt […]