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Quail Mama table runner

Posted on: May 10th, 2020 by Lorna McMahon

    Hello Mama Quail!   And all of her little ones following behind…                     This time I quilted a combination of wavy organic lines and then some straight line quilting, along the diagonal, from edge to edge.               This […]

Gecko table runner

Posted on: May 9th, 2020 by Lorna McMahon

This might be a keeper!   I am loving my two recent finishes…. But these Geckos are so cute with their bulging eyes.       Quilted with my walking foot using a diagonal organic wavy line from edge to edge.   The Gecko table runner finished at 12″ x 38″.     I love […]

Gecko Salamander Chameleon Newt Lizard Skink Reptile

Posted on: May 8th, 2020 by Lorna McMahon

Whatever you want to call it….   It’s a Gecko in my books! I love this little guy! I made three to test the blocks and whipped up this cute table runner. I am smitten with this colour combination now! And I can’t wait to get this quilted up to share a finish with you! […]

BACK2SCHOOL

Posted on: May 7th, 2020 by Lorna McMahon

It’s time for Back2School! Even though the kids may not be going back to school… We still can!!! Introducing this ultimate ABC’s and 123’s quilt pattern! This Alphabet pattern Letter blocks can be constructed in three sizes: 5″, 10″ or 20″ This pattern also includes Numeral blocks and some Punctuation. And this series will also […]

DOGGO design and NEW Quilt Kits!

Posted on: April 17th, 2020 by Lorna McMahon

I have to admit….   This may be the quickest quilt I ever made!!!   From quick quilt top… To completed quilt!   This little DOGGO baby quilt finished at 40″ x 48″ Quilted using my walking foot on my domestic machine. In my signature wavy lines!!! The backing is Out of Print from Robert […]

Prime Mates Pattern Release!

Posted on: April 14th, 2020 by Lorna McMahon

How is your self isolation going? Are you… GOING BANANAS?!!!   I have been going bananas over all of these primates!!! Capuchin Monkey is hanging by his tail to reach the biggest bunch of bananas.   I love the background fabric!!! It’s Quilter’s Linen in Metallic Steel by Robert Kaufman Fabrics. The shine from those […]

Prime Mates monkey pattern progress

Posted on: April 4th, 2020 by Lorna McMahon

How is your self isolation going? Are you… Going Bananas?!!! I just saw a news report about the stress and strain of self isolation. It reported that people are going crazy from being in lock down! It was strange, actually, because I had just been talking about this with the microwave and toaster and all […]

Lumber Jack & Jill

Posted on: March 26th, 2020 by Lorna McMahon

I’m a lumberjack and I’m ok….   This quilt makes me very very very happy. Those silly faces look so fabulous. The plaid shirts with pockets turned out so realistic! And those crazy toques!!!   Quilted using a black/grey/white variegated thread on top and in the bobbin in organic wavy lines using my walking foot […]

Selvage Expedition – Spool Blocks

Posted on: March 12th, 2020 by Lorna McMahon

I am not a “scrap quilter”…. But I am a quilter. So naturally, I don’t want to throw any scraps away! I have been saving and using my scraps along the way. But up until now, I have not done anything with my selvage strips. Except save them. I don’t cut a selvage from yardage. […]

Easter Bunny and Chicks

Posted on: March 3rd, 2020 by Lorna McMahon

Here comes Peter Cottontail… And his brood of little baby chicks!!!   I made this festive table runner in anticipation of spring! And our upcoming Easter 2020!!! I used some Kona solids to flank this scrap of binding fabric.   And quilted in a sunny variegated yellow thread, both on top and in the bobbin. […]