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Archive for July, 2016

Black Birds in Blue {redo}

Posted on: July 29th, 2016 by Lorna McMahon

Before I realized that I would be manning a vendor booth at the International Plowing Match in Harriston in August, I had listed my Black Bird baby quilt in my Etsy shop. And it sold at the end of June. Because the Black Bird pattern has been one of my more popular patterns, I wanted […]

Let’s Bee Social #135

Posted on: July 27th, 2016 by Lorna McMahon

Welcome to the Let’s Bee Social!THANK YOU!!! to all who volunteered to help test the new pattern designs I showed last week. Not only have these kind and helpful ladies given me prompt and well thought out feedback on the patterns, they have also given me an indication of which patterns appeal to the largest majority […]

MOD Bear Paw

Posted on: July 26th, 2016 by Lorna McMahon

Finally.  I am finally finished my MOD Bear Paw.  And have never been prouder of or more pleased to have a finish to share. Here you can see my quilt holders comparing how tall the corn is growing. Notice that my husband records the height of the corn to be about nose high. And my […]

2016 Mid Year Review

Posted on: July 25th, 2016 by Lorna McMahon

Last December there was a fun planning party hosted by Yvonne of Quilting Jet Girl. Now Yvonne is having a mid year review linky party so we can evaluate how we’ve been doing with our goals. Those who want to link up are welcome to join us! Did I mention…. There are prizes! I enjoyed […]

Let’s Bee Social #134

Posted on: July 20th, 2016 by Lorna McMahon

Welcome to the Let’s Bee Social!Before I go any further….I just want to say THANK YOU!!! to all who volunteered to help test the Modernitional Bear Paw pattern. Most of those volunteers have responded with news of having chosen fabric and are hard at work making a quilt to test the pattern. A few of […]

Let’s Bee Social #133

Posted on: July 13th, 2016 by Lorna McMahon

Welcome to the Let’s Bee Social!Before I go any further….I just want to say THANK YOU!!! so much for participating in the Great Big Giveaway. All of the winners were announced on Saturday in this post. And I want to thank you to also for all the gracious comments left on that post!!! I had […]

GREAT BIG giveaway WINNERS!

Posted on: July 9th, 2016 by Lorna McMahon

Today’s the day we’ve all been waiting for……Announcing the winners in the GREAT BIG giveaway!!!First of all I want to thank all of our generous sponsors. This past week (and more!) has been so much fun because of your willingness to offer these wonderful prizes! THANK YOU!!! And secondly I want to thank all of […]

Let’s Bee Social #132

Posted on: July 6th, 2016 by Lorna McMahon

I have finished all 56 of my Bear Paw blocks and am working on the next step in making the Modernitional Bear Paw quilt. I don’t normally make traditional quilt blocks. But I must say, those little HST’s are quite time consuming. And working through each step was a lot like working on an assembly […]

GREAT BIG giveaway – Day 13

Posted on: July 2nd, 2016 by Lorna McMahon

Welcome to the thirteenth day in the week (and more) of the GREAT BIG giveaway!!! Today’s giveaway consists of Sew Fresh Quilts PDF patterns.Each of the 5 winners will receive $25 worth of patterns! To check out the patterns available, click here to go to my pattern shop. How do you enter the giveaway contest?  […]

GREAT BIG giveaway – Day 12

Posted on: July 1st, 2016 by Lorna McMahon

Welcome to the twelfth day in the week (and more) of the GREAT BIG giveaway!!!July 1st is Canada Day!!! HAPPY CANADA DAY, EH!How appropriate that today’s prize is generously sponsored by Canadian National Fabric!Today’s giveaway consists of a $50 gift certificate from Canadian National Fabric! How do you enter the giveaway contest?    Follow the […]