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Archive for December, 2017

There’s a Bear Over There!

Posted on: December 29th, 2017 by Lorna McMahon

  There’s a Bear over there! And she’s heading this way! The Buffalo Plaid Bear baby size quilt. Cozy and cute!      The backing is Doe a Deer Flannel Trees in Grey. The cute little bunnies and trees are such a compliment to those pink prints from the front. All the fabrics for this quilt […]

Let’s Bee Social # 209

Posted on: December 27th, 2017 by Lorna McMahon

Welcome to the Let’s Bee Social! I hope you all had a wonderful Christmas and are looking forward to celebrating the New Year. It’s almost here! Thank you to everyone who took the time to read my Best of 2017 and Plans for 2018 post I shared on Christmas Eve. It was my 5 year […]

Best of 2017 and Plans for 2018

Posted on: December 24th, 2017 by Lorna McMahon

Thank you so much for following along and taking part in the fun times we share here at Sew Fresh Quilts. As I reflect back on all the changes that have happened during the last 5 years, I am also mindful of all of the things that I am so thankful for.   Today I am […]

There’s a Moose on the Loose!

Posted on: December 22nd, 2017 by Lorna McMahon

  This is the Buffalo Plaid Moose crib size quilt. Cozy and cute!      He’s just moseying along…   That rack is trophy worthy, in my humble opinion. The backing is Local Color Flannel Tattersail in Light Blue and matches the lightest Grunge Dots from the front. All the fabrics for this quilt were recent […]

Let’s Bee Social #208

Posted on: December 20th, 2017 by Lorna McMahon

Welcome to the Let’s Bee Social! This week I have been working on cutting up some of my new fabric I shared in my Sunday Stash post from December 10th here. And now I am working on this crib size version of the Buffalo Plaid Moose quilt pattern, which is now listed here in my […]

Mini Horse

Posted on: December 18th, 2017 by Lorna McMahon

  Woah horse! What a tiny little horse you are!     Simply Adorable!!!   All of the fabrics used for this little quilt were from stash. The leafy blue-green background fabric is from the Artisan Spirit collection by Northcott Fabrics. And I paired it up with black and grey prints from the same collection. […]

Sunny Happy Unicorn

Posted on: December 15th, 2017 by Lorna McMahon

  Sunny. Happy. Rainbow Unicorn!     Yummy! I love it!   The bubbly blue background fabric was from stash. It’s I Spy… In the Amazon by Northcott Fabrics. I was thinking a pink background would be best, but found this blue and went with it.  The backing was a recent purchase from Fabric Snob […]

Let’s Bee Social #207

Posted on: December 13th, 2017 by Lorna McMahon

Welcome to the Let’s Bee Social! On the drawing board this week… an equestrian fantasy. Unicorn of Horse Unicorn finishes at 39″ x 51″   Horse of Horse Unicorn finishes at 39″ x 51″ I previously shared a pattern for the Rainbow Unicorn here. But now you can have the whole body. There is also […]

Fabric Additions

Posted on: December 10th, 2017 by Lorna McMahon

During 2017 I have been working hard to resist making new fabric purchases. I have made most of my quilts this year from stash. Not that I am low on fabric now…. but because it is hard to resist buying something new once in a while…. and because there are some things lacking, like backgrounds […]

Desert Donkeys

Posted on: December 8th, 2017 by Lorna McMahon

  Here is Desert Donkeys – all quilted up. This quilt has an Arizona feel and those fat little burros sure make me smile!         The fabrics are all from stash. The background is from Northcott Fabrics Ambience collection. The cactus plants and donkey fabrics, also Northcott Fabrics, are from the Toscana collection. […]