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Archive for August, 2017

Let’s Bee Social #192

Posted on: August 30th, 2017 by Lorna McMahon

Welcome to the Let’s Bee Social! So glad to have you join us for the Let’s Bee Social weekly linky party! This week I have been working on my Mermaids. The quilting is finished and now for the finishing touches! Hope to be sharing a Friday Finish soon! Do you ever get the urge to […]

Foxy Strip Quilt and Pillowcase

Posted on: August 25th, 2017 by Lorna McMahon

    Sometimes you just need a little sew time… Most of the quilts I make are made to test the patterns I dream up. But this little quilt and matching pillowcase were made just for the sake of making. I am seeking to use up some of the fabrics I have had lingering in […]

Let’s Bee Social #191

Posted on: August 23rd, 2017 by Lorna McMahon

Welcome to the Let’s Bee Social! So glad to have you join us for the Let’s Bee Social weekly linky party! Remember those days at the fair spent going round and round on the Merry-Go-Round? I do!!!     I have the instructions written. The full sized quilt blocks finish at 38″ x 31″ and […]

Rainbow Unicorn {twin size quilt}

Posted on: August 18th, 2017 by Lorna McMahon

It’s a great big giant Rainbow Unicorn!!! Last week I received a message in my Etsy shop from Anna. She was requesting a custom order and wrote, “Hi! I love your quilts and designs. I was wondering if you could custom make me a unicorn quilt in a twin size. Thank you!” We conversed for […]

Let’s Bee Social #190

Posted on: August 16th, 2017 by Lorna McMahon

Welcome to the Let’s Bee Social! So glad to have you join us for the Let’s Bee Social weekly linky party! Once again I am here to sing the praises of my clever readers! Last month I received an email from Sydney who wrote, “Love your patterns!! I’m doing the Jolly Little Christmas one now. […]

Companion Carpet Bag

Posted on: August 14th, 2017 by Lorna McMahon

To start off with….. Let me just say that I am so pleased and proud and happy with my new purse. I mean, just looking at that cute chipmunk does it for me. And as expected, I learned a lot from this first bag making experience. This bag was my first attempt at making a […]

Christmas Lights

Posted on: August 12th, 2017 by Lorna McMahon

This is the fifteenth and final quilt block for the “Have a Jolly Little Christmas” quilt along! All the details for the “Have a Jolly Little Christmas” quilt along are on this page. Please Note: These materials are COPYRIGHTED. This quilt along is free for PERSONAL USE ONLY. All photos and content are my own unless otherwise […]

Rainbow Unicorn {mini quilts}

Posted on: August 11th, 2017 by Lorna McMahon

I absolutely love my readers. They are so clever. And helpful. And the loveliest group of people you could ever want to meet. They keep me inspired and happy to create. Just a few weeks ago, I received an email from Carla. She wanted to know if I had a unicorn design that was traditionally […]

Let’s Bee Social # 189

Posted on: August 9th, 2017 by Lorna McMahon

Welcome to the Let’s Bee Social! So glad to have you join us for the Let’s Bee Social weekly linky party! At the end of June I mentioned that I was intending to make a purse for me. I had purchased the Companion Carpet Bag pdf from Sewing Patterns by Mrs.H on Etsy. I ordered fabric and doodads and […]

Giraffes in a Row

Posted on: August 4th, 2017 by Lorna McMahon

What could possibly be cuter than a giraffe on a quilt? Four Giraffes in a Row! I shared the Giraffes in a Row pattern debut at the Let’s Bee Social last week. And although I would LOVE to make every version that the pattern provides instructions for….. This is the one I REALLY want to […]