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BIG Labour Day SALE!

Posted on: September 4th, 2020 by Lorna McMahon

I have nothing quilt related to share… But I can share a BIG SALE for Labour Day! All PDF patterns are 50% off   Click here to check out the SALE! It has been almost an entire month since I have blogged or sewn anything. Thank you all for the wonderful responses to my last […]

More Mommy and Me

Posted on: August 7th, 2020 by Lorna McMahon

Thank you all for the wonderful response to my recent posts sharing more about my mommy and me. I am so grateful to have this time to spend with my mom and look forward to our weekly lunch dates. None of us knows how many days we are counted. So I am doing my best […]

Wishin’ I Was Fishin’

Posted on: August 4th, 2020 by Lorna McMahon

  Summer time and the livin’ is easy…   Just want to show you how “heavy with blooms” my Rose of Sharon is too!!!     These next photos show the quilting well…       Quilted using plain white thread.         The backing is the same as I used for the […]

Tea for Two

Posted on: July 31st, 2020 by Lorna McMahon

Meet my mom… My mom turned 80 in May. This COVID thing is driving her CRAZY. So for the past two weeks, I have been driving her to the Erie Drive In for her favourite pulled pork on a bun. And of course, the soft serve ice cream!!! These are are lunch dates. Tea for […]

Beach Time

Posted on: July 29th, 2020 by Lorna McMahon

Which way to the BEACH? Good old SUMMER TIME!   These seagulls are easily my favourite block in this quilt. But the crabby crab is pretty cute too!   This school themed text fabric, printed on Spoonflower, was used to make the white cap waves.     The wavy line quilting makes it look like […]

Hello Summer!

Posted on: July 19th, 2020 by Lorna McMahon

I am on a ROLL! And am having such a great time making these beach and ocean themed quilts. This one features Sail Boats, White Cap waves and Seagulls, as well as, Crabs!       But my favourite are the seagulls! Using the 10″ blocks this quilt will finish at 62″ x 74″. Have […]

Wishin’ I Was Fishin’

Posted on: July 18th, 2020 by Lorna McMahon

My quilt top is finished! These fabrics are just too cute! And I love this pattern… Sometimes it’s nice to get out on the water. With a friend…   or ALL ALONE Wishin’ I was Fishin’ finishes at Baby – 39″ x 46″ OR BIG!!!! Large – 78″ x 92″ You can find the pattern here. […]

B is for BEACH

Posted on: June 27th, 2020 by Lorna McMahon

B is for BEACH Since finishing the POND quilt, I have been working on testing the BEACH blocks… And NOW I have just added this NEW 4 PACK to the Back2School series in my shop here! This is the layout I have decided on. Using the 10″ blocks this quilt will finish at 62″ x […]


Posted on: June 25th, 2020 by Lorna McMahon

I love everything about this new POND quilt!!! These Pond themed blocks were fun to make! Each block finishes at 10″ square.   Lily Pad…. Goldfish….   Dragonfly…. Bullrushes…. The background is from the Lily Pad collection by Debbie Shore for the Craft Cotton Company.   I used this ivy black on white print for […]


Posted on: June 14th, 2020 by Lorna McMahon

HOME I think you can agree, we all yearn for a peaceful place to call home.   A safe place, filled with love… and enveloping us with a feeling of security and acceptance.       I have been using from stash as much as I can. The backing is made from this cute mushroom […]