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Archive for November, 2014

Sunday Stash and a Sewing Room Clean Up

Posted on: November 30th, 2014 by Lorna McMahon

A candid post about my sewing space.  And a fabric obsession confession. BEFORE:  This is how my sewing room looked last week. I prefer a clutter free work area.  Being between projects, I just knew….   Things needed to change. After spending the entire day sorting through old fabric, washing plastic totes, cleaning shelving and reorganizing, […]

Modern Lattice Friday Finish

Posted on: November 28th, 2014 by Lorna McMahon

On Monday I took part in the Jolly Bar Blog Hop and wanted to share this cute little finish here as my Friday finish.  For those of you who read my Monday post… Don’t leave yet….  There’s a BIG surprise at the bottom of the post! I chose Lakeside Gatherings by Primitive Gatherings. Lakeside Gatherings […]

Make Yourself a Handmade Holiday with Mad About Patchwork

Posted on: November 27th, 2014 by Lorna McMahon

Mad About Patchwork is having a Handmade for the Holidayssale November 28 – December 7. They have been busy making samples and kits for simple gift ideas that can still be made in plenty of time for the holidays.  Along with the kits, all notions (rulers, thread, interfacing), pre-cut charms and rolls, flannel and fleece […]

Let’s Bee Social #48 and a Southern Fabric Giveaway

Posted on: November 26th, 2014 by Lorna McMahon

Welcoming to another week of the Let’s Bee Social linky party.  And yet another giveaway! Southern Fabric is our generous sponsor for this fabulous giveaway! You can find Southern Fabric all your fave social media sites such as instagram, facebook, twitter, and pinterest. And for lots of quilting inspiration, be sure to follow the Southern […]

Charley Harper’s Nurture Giveaway with Fabricworm

Posted on: November 25th, 2014 by Lorna McMahon

Welcoming Fabricworm, our generous sponsor for this month’s fabulous giveaway! Thank you, Fabricworm!!! Want a chance to win a bundle of the newest Charley Harper collection from Birch Fabrics?!!! In this giveaway you will not only get 1 chance to win…. YOU will get 3! You can find Fabricworm on all your fave social media […]

Jolly Bar Blog Hop with Fat Quarter Shop

Posted on: November 24th, 2014 by Lorna McMahon

Just what is a Jolly Bar?  It’s a new product, exclusively available from Fat Quarter Shop. This little treat is just the right size.  Perfect for when you would like a little more than a charm pack.  It’s half the size of a layer cake; 42 pieces of 5″ x 10″ cuts from these great […]

Top 10 Tips for New Quilters – The Seam Ripper is your Friend

Posted on: November 24th, 2014 by Lorna McMahon

It has been quite a while since my last Top 10 Tips for New Quilters post was published.  It’s been a busy time with so many projects and sooooo many giveaways!  In between projects, I thought to myself…. “I better get back at writing these posts.  Either that or I will have to change the […]

Black Friday Sale at AccuQuilt

Posted on: November 23rd, 2014 by Lorna McMahon

For six days only.  Don’t miss out on the savings.Black Friday – Lowest Prices of the year at Accuquilt! You can now get the GO! Fabric Cutter for only $199.99! This is the lowest price of the year! The new GO! Fabric Cutter Starter Set saves you time cutting giving you have more time to […]

Proud to be a Canadian Quilter

Posted on: November 22nd, 2014 by Lorna McMahon

Welcome to Sew Fresh Quilts!My name is Lorna McMahon – a proud Canadian Quilting Blogger! I live on a 50 acre farm in rural Ontario.  It’s beautiful country, but secluded and isolated.You can read more about me and my world here. But thanks to the internet and quilt blogging, I have made many wonderful and […]

The Butterfly Quilt

Posted on: November 21st, 2014 by Lorna McMahon

Cuddly, cozy, fun and bright – The Butterfly Quilt!  I am so happy with this finish! Last week a few photos of my Butterfly quilt blocks were shown in this post.  I said, “I am already eager to start on another Butterfly Quilt using only solids!  Or maybe using a single fabric collection…..”  But now […]