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Archive for March, 2016

Mad for Solids

Posted on: March 31st, 2016 by Lorna McMahon

If you know me….. You know I am MAD FOR SOLIDS! Mad for Solids is a competition sponsored by Paintbrush Studio. We 16 bloggers have each selected a palette of 8 solids from the Inspired by Fabric’s Painter’s Palette Solids. All of the bundles were shown on the Inspired by Fabric blog post here.  Please […]

Ugly Christmas Sweaters QAL – Wreath and Berries block #18

Posted on: March 31st, 2016 by Lorna McMahon

Welcome to the next block tutorial for the Ugly Christmas Sweaters QAL! Today’s tutorial is for the Wreath and Berries 6″ quilt block. Ugly Christmas Sweater with Wreath and Berries Wreath and Berries 6″ quilt block   Wreath and Berries block #18 Blue A 5 @ 2.5” squares Green B 1 @ 2.5” square Green C 4 […]

Let’s Bee Social #118

Posted on: March 30th, 2016 by Lorna McMahon

Welcome to the Let’s Bee Social!This past week was a busy one.Got a lot of piecing and pattern writing done. But not much quilting.I have been sharing progress pictures of my Black Birds baby quilt on my Facebook and Instagram feeds. Now I am hoping for a Friday Finish!While playing around with my EQ7 this week, I […]

Ugly Christmas Sweaters QAL – Simple Christmas Tree block #17

Posted on: March 28th, 2016 by Lorna McMahon

Welcome to the next block tutorial for the Ugly Christmas Sweaters QAL! Today’s tutorial is for the Simple Christmas Tree 6″ quilt block. Ugly Christmas Sweater with Simple Christmas Tree Simple Christmas Tree 6″ quilt block   Simple Christmas Tree block #17 Green A 1 @ 2.5” X 10.5” White B 1 @ 2.5” X 10.5” Green […]

Ugly Christmas Sweaters QAL – Christmas Tree block #16

Posted on: March 24th, 2016 by Lorna McMahon

Welcome to the next block tutorial for the Ugly Christmas Sweaters QAL! Today’s tutorial is for the Christmas Tree 6″ quilt block. Ugly Christmas Sweater with Christmas Tree Christmas Tree 6″ quilt block   Christmas Tree block #16 Green A 1 @ 1.5” x 2.5” White B 2 @ 1.5” x 3.5” Green C 1 @ 2.5” […]

Let’s Bee Social #117

Posted on: March 23rd, 2016 by Lorna McMahon

Welcome to the Let’s Bee Social!Lots of wonderful news to share with you today my friend!First up is this cute baby quilt…. This sweet little pink version of the Family of Three giraffe quilt was made by Helene.I just love it when I receive an email with cute attachments like this photo!It’s so fun to […]

Ugly Christmas Sweaters QAL – Christmas Gift block #15

Posted on: March 21st, 2016 by Lorna McMahon

Welcome to the next block tutorial for the Ugly Christmas Sweaters QAL! Today’s tutorial is for the Christmas Gift 6″ quilt block. Ugly Christmas Sweater with Christmas Gift Christmas Gift 6″ quilt block Green A 2 @ 2” squares Red B 1 @ 2.5” x 3.5” Red C 2 @ 2” x 2.5” Red D 2 @ […]

Penguin Pyramid FREE pattern

Posted on: March 18th, 2016 by Lorna McMahon

The penguin parade continues…. Thanks to the brilliance of Kitty of Night Quilter who suggested a red bow tie for one of the penguins in the Penguin Inn design, I planned to come up with some alternate block sizes for the penguin. And then decided to offer them as a FREE tutorial! Inspired by he 18″ penguin block found […]

Ugly Christmas Sweaters QAL – Economy Square Block #14

Posted on: March 17th, 2016 by Lorna McMahon

Welcome to the next block tutorial for the Ugly Christmas Sweaters QAL! Today’s tutorial is for the Economy Square 6″ quilt block. Ugly Christmas Sweater with Economy Square   Economy Square 6″ quilt block   Economy Square Block #14 Red A 1 @ 3.5” square White B 2 @ 3.5” squares Green C 2 @ 4.5” squares […]

Let’s Bee Social #116

Posted on: March 16th, 2016 by Lorna McMahon

Welcome to the Let’s Bee Social!Spring has finally arrived, here on the farm. What does that mean? MUD.No more clean, snowy backdrops. I needed to get a better photo of my Jungle Friends quilt. And it is BIG. This one finished at 72″ x 96″. Too large to be photographed on the old hay wagon. […]