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Let’s Bee Social #271

Posted on: May 15th, 2019 by Lorna McMahon

Welcome to the Let’s Bee Social!

Lemur Love 42″ x 45″ by Sew Fresh Quilts

What I am working on this past week….

The Castle blocks for the Harry Potter Quilt Along, of course…. and

Lemur Love


Lemur Love 33″ x 40″ by Sew Fresh Quilts


Lemur Love 16″ x 34″ by Sew Fresh Quilts



Lemur Blocks (without tail) finish:
9″ square  or 18” square 

Quilts finish:

16″ x 34″ Table Runner

33″ x 40” Baby or 66″ x 80″ Twin

42″ x 45” Crib or 84″ x 90″ Queen


Harry Potter Quilts at Festival for 2020

(more details to come!)



Harry Potter Quilts:
Theme: Entries are quilts that are based on the stories of Harry Potter by J.K. RowlingAll styles of quilts are welcome –appliquéd, art, modern, painted, pieced, wholecloth, etc. We found a couple of patterns introduced in 2019 as a sew-along: Harry Potter Quilt Along 2019 from Sew Fresh Quilts and Kelli Fannin Quilt Designs through Fat Quarter Shops. Or design your own Harry Potter quilt based on the characters and locations the world has come to love. A juried selection of quilts will premiere at International Quilt Festival 2020, Houston. Only quilts based on the Harry Potter book series will be considered for inclusion in the exhibit.
Categories: One overall category – appliquéd, art, modern, painted, pieced, wholecloth quilts will be considered.
Limit on entries: You may entry up to three (3) quilts per person.
Size of entries: Each work must measure at least 44”x44” and no larger than 106”x106”. However, it is preferred that the quilt be no taller than 90 inches (228.60 cm).  Each entry must have a 4in (10 cm) finished sleeve or casing sewn to the top back edge of the quilt (please include a .125 in/.377 cm ease in the sleeve or casing). Sleeves should be secured with stitching at the top and bottom edge, and at each side. A cloth label with the entrant’s name, address, telephone number, and email must be securely sewn to the back of the quilt, bottom left side.




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6 Responses

  1. love the lemur's. Not a Harry Potter fan but will be interesting to see what you have!

  2. Ioleen says:

    The lemur is super cute.

  3. Denise says:

    These are so cute.

  4. You make the cutest and cleverest quilts. I wish I had the time to make them all.

  5. Loving the lemurs. So cute.

  6. Kathy says:

    The Lemur is super cute! Another fabulously creative pattern! I'm really (really) looking forward to the ostrich one that you posted on IG…that will be a must make! You are so talented!!