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Archive for January, 2018

Let’s Bee Social #214

Posted on: January 31st, 2018 by Lorna McMahon

Welcome to the Let’s Bee Social! How exciting!!!! Did you know that Cheryl and Paige have a beautiful new book coming out? The book is Modern Plus Sign Quilts and it is packed with so many awesome designs that you will have a hard time choosing just what to make first!   You may already […]

Vintage Wedding Quilt

Posted on: January 26th, 2018 by Lorna McMahon

  The Vintage Wedding Quilt is done and is now listed for sale in my shop here!     The backing is from the Urban Artifacts collection by RJR Fabrics, which you can view here.  I am simply in LOVE with this print! The colours, the dots, the flowers and the text. It is just such […]

Let’s Bee Social #213

Posted on: January 24th, 2018 by Lorna McMahon

Welcome to the Let’s Bee Social! What have I been working on? I’ve been sewing up the Vintage Wedding quilt made from the design I shared at last week’s Let’s Bee Social. And also working on a new idea! These are Pigs in a Blanket!     The first three designs above finish at 34″ […]

Little Lamb Leaping Quilt

Posted on: January 19th, 2018 by Lorna McMahon

  This Little Lamb is leaping into my heart! I love that sweet face… and those ears…. and those leaping legs.. and that wee tail!     The backing is Widescreen in Grey for Robert Kaufman Fabrics. It matches well with the Architextures in Grey, also by Robert Kaufman Fabrics, used to make the lamb.   Although […]

Hello Foxy MINI

Posted on: January 18th, 2018 by Lorna McMahon

    Hello Foxy mini. Nice to meet you, too!   I am so excited by this quilt. I thought there was no way I could make yet another fox quilt design. But this cute character makes me so happy! He’s just so fun! On Tuesday I shared the baby quilt version. But twice as small is […]

Let’s Bee Social # 212

Posted on: January 17th, 2018 by Lorna McMahon

Welcome to the Let’s Bee Social! Another week has come and gone…. What have I been working on? I’ve been doing a bit of sewing and quilting on the Hello Foxy quilts I shared with you yesterday. We had a January thaw, but it didn’t last long. I love photos of quilts against the snowy […]

Hello Foxy

Posted on: January 16th, 2018 by Lorna McMahon

    Hello Foxy. Nice to meet you!   I am so excited by this quilt. I thought there was no way I could make yet another fox quilt design. But this cute character makes me so happy! He’s just so fun!   This little critter was a perfect opportunity to use the orange Link fabric […]

Howling in the New Year!

Posted on: January 12th, 2018 by Lorna McMahon

  This is the Buffalo Plaid Wolves quilt. My first finish for 2018!      The pattern comes with instructions for a sitting wolf and a laying wolf. I decided to include both.   The backing is Flannel in Windowpane and Tattersail by Local Color Flannel and match both the blue Grunge Dots from the front. Except for […]

Let’s Bee Social # 211

Posted on: January 10th, 2018 by Lorna McMahon

Welcome to the Let’s Bee Social! Another week has come and gone…. I have been spending a lot of time with my mom lately. She had to go for eye surgery this past week. I may not have been able to sit and sew much… But my brain is quilting ALL the time! Today I […]

Let’s Bee Social #210

Posted on: January 3rd, 2018 by Lorna McMahon

Welcome to the Let’s Bee Social! HAPPY NEW YEAR all! Things have been really busy. Both quilting and life in general. Just chuggin’ along! Today I am sharing this new pattern Choo Choo Train. The pattern comes with instructions to make either a quilt that finishes at 40″ x 48″ or a table runner or […]