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2020 Gonna Bee My (Happy New) Year!

Posted on: January 1st, 2020 by Lorna McMahon

  It’s all Thanks to YOU! Thank you for the kind comments left on my last blog post. Your friendship and support mean so much to me and I hope you all had a wonderful Christmas holiday with family and friends. I sure did! And I look forward to this NEW YEAR with you!!! In case you missed that post, here […]

BIG PHAT ZOO – Zebra and Giraffe

Posted on: December 10th, 2019 by Lorna McMahon

I have no way of explaining the population explosion in the Sew Fresh Quilts sewing room. All I know is….. It’s a BIG PHAT ZOO!!! “BIG PHAT ZOO – Giraffe” finished at 34″ x 34″ And for those of you who prefer a black and white quilt…. ZEBRA!   “BIG PHAT ZOO – Zebra” also finished at […]

Fox Napping de Deux

Posted on: December 9th, 2019 by Lorna McMahon

Peek a boo!  What does a Fox do to get Ready4Winter? If I have my way, the Fox will be found Napping under or on top of a quilt…     This little Fox was found Napping under a pile of unquilted tops!!!!   Naughty Little FOX!!! But he’s just so CUTE! Who could stay […]

Goodbye Sweater Weather

Posted on: December 8th, 2019 by Lorna McMahon

  Do you remember this Sweater Weather quilt? I made this quilt and blogged about it in this post of October 2017. Sweater Weather was the result of being invited to submit a quilt for Quilty magazine. I used the Ugly Christmas Sweaters and revised the blocks to make them larger – life size even! […]

RU Ready4Winter? I am NOW!

Posted on: December 7th, 2019 by Lorna McMahon

RU Ready4Winter? I am NOW! This sweet squirrel quilt makes me feel all cozy just looking at it!   I am so pleased with the combination of fabrics used for this quilt!!! The acorns in that background fabric?!!!!! I am simply NUTS about this quilt! Those little itty bitty paw prints?!!!! Adorable… Especially on the […]

Oh, DEER!

Posted on: December 6th, 2019 by Lorna McMahon

Things were pretty quiet around here for the entire month of November…. But LOOK OUT!!!! Here I come! I have been quilting up a storm and sewin’ while it’s snowin’. \ This is my finished Oh, DEER! wall hanging. It finished at 26″ x 42″. I used the same Holiday Sparkle fabric for the backing […]

Koala Love UPDATE

Posted on: December 5th, 2019 by Lorna McMahon

  After receiving an email request for a Koala pattern, I showed you my first finished block in this post, and told you all about my plans to donate 50% of the proceeds of the sale of this pattern to help the koalas in Australia. And now the quilt is complete. So I wanted to give you an […]

FINAL WINNERS Harry Potter Quilt Along

Posted on: December 1st, 2019 by Lorna McMahon

Announcing the FINAL WINNERS for the Harry Potter quilt along! I am so very excited to announce the final winners today! First winner is Nicole Painchaud of Quilting Like a Maniac WINS $50 GIFT CERTIFICATE from Mad About Patchwork Second winner is Cynthia Bunten of csbunten on Instagram WINS Books, Magazines and Charm Squares from Dianne Harris of […]

Koala Love

Posted on: November 28th, 2019 by Lorna McMahon

First of all, I got this email from my lovely friend Kathy…. Hi Lorna,   I hope you are well! I was wondering if you had any plans on creating a Koala bear pattern? If you are, I know you can’t tell me, but I hope you do! I have read about the devastating impact […]