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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. […]

Meet the Yippies

Posted on: February 21st, 2020 by Lorna McMahon

These google eyed guys are fun to make! My Yippies quilt is finally quilted and bound…. And will begin it’s journey across the pond come Monday. I used solids pieced from any “full width of” that I could find in my stash.   I used 3″ squares folded into triangles for hanging tabs on the […]

Grumpy Cat & Pumpkin baby quilt

Posted on: January 28th, 2020 by Lorna McMahon

This was only in the unquilted pile for a short while. And now I am proud to announce a Grumpy Cat finish! I quilted this up quick with my usual wavy lines using my walking foot. I chose a soft grey thread for on top and a weird beige for the bobbin – both to […]

Life in the POND

Posted on: January 23rd, 2020 by Lorna McMahon

This was a fast and fun finish!   Say hello to my little froggy!     I had the most fun choosing fabrics for this quilt. I love the way these dots all play off of each other.       Another fresh dusting of snow made for the perfect backdrop. The backing was pieced […]

Good Old Hockey Game

Posted on: January 18th, 2020 by Lorna McMahon

She Shoots!!! She Scores!!!! And the crowd goes wild! Yes, folks! That’s another finish for 2020!!!     The photo shoot didn’t go too bad! A fresh dusting of snow is always welcomed as a backdrop.     At times the wind actually cooperated nicely!     By far, my most favourite parts of the […]

Kangaroo & Joey2

Posted on: January 10th, 2020 by Lorna McMahon

Kangaroo & Joey2 is my first finish for 2020!!! Have you ever seen a kangaroo in the show? Most of the fabrics used to make these adorable mama and baby kangaroos were from the Sun Print 2019 collection by Alison Glass for Andover Fabrics.   And then when it came time for the backing…. I […]

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 […]

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 […]