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Archive for August, 2015

Dinkydoo Fabrics GIVEAWAY!

Posted on: August 31st, 2015 by Lorna McMahon

Welcoming Sew Fresh Quilts’ newest sponsor… Dinkydoo Fabrics! Dinkydoo Fabrics is a new online fabric shop and based in Vancouver, British Columbia. Alicia and her husband carry lots of pre-cuts, so all of you layer cake and jelly roll lovers will be happy, happy, happy! Featuring Moda, Cotton + Steel and much more! Did I […]

Dog Gone Cute maxi quilt finish

Posted on: August 28th, 2015 by Lorna McMahon

Only four more days… And the Dog Gone Cute Quilt Along Blog Hop begins! I am PAWS-atively super excited! And the response to my request for participants has been overwhelming! Which is a good thing. Thank you all for wanting to join in the fun – cheerleaders included! The Quilt Along starts on September 1st. […]

Let’s Bee Social #87

Posted on: August 26th, 2015 by Lorna McMahon

My Kona Coal arrived. As you can see, I got my sashing and borders cut and pieced onto my maxi size Dog Gone Cute quilt. Unfortunately, the new Coal does not quite match the old Coal. But that’s okay! I am looking forward to getting this quilted up soon!   I am really getting excited […]

Fox & Friends – one more time!

Posted on: August 21st, 2015 by Lorna McMahon

Who doesn’t like to make the same quilt twice? Most of us…. But this is my third time making the Fox & Friends equilateral triangle quilt. This quilt will be the sample quilt brought to class when I teach at the Kincardine Sunset Quilters’ Guild this fall. It was just as much fun making this time as […]

Let’s Bee Social #86

Posted on: August 19th, 2015 by Lorna McMahon

Since announcing that I was interested in teaching quilting classes and doing trunk shows, I have received numerous offers this summer from various quilt guilds in my area. Yay! The Kincardine Sunset Quilters’ Guild has expressed that they would like me to perform a class for the Fox & Friends quilt. So I am in […]

Dog Gone Cute Quilt Along Blog Hop

Posted on: August 14th, 2015 by Lorna McMahon

On Wednesday, I announced the upcoming Dog Gone Cute Quilt Along Blog Hop. And the response has been overwhelming! Which is a good thing. The Quilt Along starts in September and the Blog Hop begins in October. There will be a linky party in November. So it’s certainly not to late to join in! Dog Gone Cute mock up drawn in […]

Let’s Bee Social #85

Posted on: August 12th, 2015 by Lorna McMahon

Is anyone up for a Dog Gone Cute quilt along blog hop? Then grab a button below and share it on your blog!   A quilt along is always more fun than quilting alone. And a blog hop helps to spread the fun around! Designed in EQ7 – mock up of Dog Gone Cute pattern in […]

Easy Patchwork Quilt Tutorial & Giveaway!

Posted on: August 10th, 2015 by Lorna McMahon

Whether you are a modern or traditional quilter – or somewhere in between – one thing we can ALL agree on is that we share a love of fabric. When Rita of Fabric Please! approached me about putting together a fat quarter blogger bundle for a tutorial and a giveaway, I was like… YES, PLEASE! […]

Sunday Stash – It’s a HEATWAVE!

Posted on: August 9th, 2015 by Lorna McMahon

Those of you who tuned in on Wednesday for the Let’s Bee Social will be familiar with my latest obsession – Dog Gone Cute quilt blocks. While I have enough for a quilt top finished now, I do not have enough of the Kona Coal that is used for the background. I found what I […]

Elephant Parade {redo}

Posted on: August 7th, 2015 by Lorna McMahon

It was back in January that I first posted about the Elephant Parade and my inspiration for this cute quilt. This was quickly followed up with an Elephant Parade Quilt Along, which many of you participated in and helped to cheer us on as we paraded through until March. A couple of weeks ago I showed […]