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Play Time!

Posted on: February 16th, 2021 by Lorna McMahon

Welcome to the NEW Sew Fresh Quilts BLOG!!! Today I am sharing my Play Time quilt finish! I had a lot of fun rummaging through my scrap baskets….. This pattern offers four different hair styles and three dress styles. Each doll block is 12″ wide by 14″ tall. Some with long sleeves and some with […]

Puffer Fish

Posted on: February 14th, 2021 by Lorna McMahon

Welcome to the NEW Sew Fresh Quilts BLOG!!! Today I am sharing my Puffer Fish quilt finish, made using all solids! The urge to use prints was incredibly strong… I quilted in my usual horizontal organic wavy lines from edge to edge using my walking foot and white thread. Then I went back again and […]

Ballet Dancers

Posted on: February 12th, 2021 by Lorna McMahon

Welcome to the NEW Sew Fresh Quilts BLOG!!! Today I am sharing another recent finish from the Ballet School pattern! Made using the Ballet School pattern in the 3 in a Row setting. I love the close up details in the fabrics. I don’t often use pink – but I love the softness of this […]

Ballet School

Posted on: February 10th, 2021 by Lorna McMahon

Welcome to the NEW Sew Fresh Quilts BLOG!!! Today I am introducing you to Ballet School! In the SNOW! Today’s lesson is the arabesque. It certainly is fitting that my background fabric has this wintry feel to it too! My ballerina quilt finished at 33″ x 40″ I found this blue lattice print in my […]

ELF on the SHELF

Posted on: December 24th, 2020 by Lorna McMahon

These Elves and I are wishing you all a very Merry Christmas! This Elf on the Shelf quilt makes me so happy… There are two Elf blocks included and repeated through the quilt. Strip piecing made these guys quick and easy!!! I love their pointy ears! For the backing, I pieced together some remnants from […]

Christmas Lights

Posted on: December 2nd, 2020 by Lorna McMahon

Welcome WINTER! This is my front door on December 1, 2020. The snow has taken the Merry out of my Christmas…. This was how it looked the day before. This was the view from my sewing room window. Basted and quilted the previous day, Christmas Lights were ready for binding. And a fresh outdoor photoshoot! […]


Posted on: November 21st, 2020 by Lorna McMahon

  Wishing you all a big PHAT HOHOHO!   Today I am sharing two wintery finishes.   Santa and Snowflakes is up first.       Quilted on my domestic with my walking foot, using white thread from edge to edge, in organic wavy lines.       I pieced a strip down the center […]

I like Turtles

Posted on: November 9th, 2020 by Lorna McMahon

    TURTLE crossing!!!           Turtles are cute…   But I also love the Dragonfly and Bulrushes blocks.     Also known as Cat Tails!!!       The backing coordinates with the background print from the front and is from the same collection. Unfortunately, I goofed during the basting process, […]

Winter Birds twin baby quilts

Posted on: October 22nd, 2020 by Lorna McMahon

    I am so pleased with these two little quilts!         A matching pair, one made with Blue Jays and one with Cardinals.       Both quilts were made using the new “W is for Winter Birds” pattern.             The backing is Baby It’s Cold […]

Farm Fresh baby quilt finish

Posted on: September 28th, 2020 by Lorna McMahon

  Let me tell you ’bout the birds and the bees…   The flowers and the trees…         And a quilt made with LOVE!!!!       I can’t get over how cute these blocks all look together!                           These […]