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Posts Tagged ‘AccuQuilt’

All Aboard the Polar Express!

Posted on: December 4th, 2015 by Lorna McMahon

Choo-choo! Ready to GO!? Now offering a scenic tour of the North Pole courtesy of the Polar Express! Today I am sharing my third AccuQuilt guest blog post, featuring my “Polar Express” easy applique design. This fun project utilizes the GO! Train die and can be used a wall hanging or as a super cute table runner. […]

Beach House Baby Quilt

Posted on: November 6th, 2015 by Lorna McMahon

Hello everyone! Today I would love to share with you the news of my second AccuQuilt guest blog post, featuring my “Beach House” baby quilt. This fun project utilizes the GO! Hexagon 1″, 1.5″ and 2.5″ and the GO! Equilateral Triangles 1″, 1.5″ and 2.5″ dies. I have made an equilateral triangle quilt before. Many times actually. And […]

Sunday Stash and a whole lotta yummy!

Posted on: October 4th, 2015 by Lorna McMahon

Mmmm…. Mmmmmm…. GOOD!  Cake AND Pie!!! This past week I received a delivery of TWO delicious Layer…. Er, rather the Canadian equivalent….  Maple Cakes of Pie Making Day ordered from Dinkydoo Fabrics. I have big plans for these. Big, big plans! Making those delicious dessert items into one big AccuQuilt hexagon quilt. The 10″ Maple Cakes […]

Birds on a Wire

Posted on: October 2nd, 2015 by Lorna McMahon

Hello everyone! Today I would love to share with you the news of my very first AccuQuilt guest blog post, featuring my “Birds on a Wire” easy applique design. This fun project utilizes the GO! Bird die and can be used a wall hanging or as a super cute table runner. The applique birds were fun and […]

Let’s Bee Social #77

Posted on: June 17th, 2015 by Lorna McMahon

I dug into my tiny Kona scraps and managed to cut enough pieces for 34 more Little Blooms blocks. Now all my little scraps fit into one small container. Next I will tackle my larger scraps. I’d like to add some more purples, pinks and yellows to the mix! A photo posted by Lorna McMahon […]

GO! Big Electric Fabric Cutter

Posted on: September 20th, 2014 by Lorna McMahon

New from AccuQuilt . . . . Go Big or Go Home! I just have to say…. I am impressed!This new electric fabric cutter is really sweet! No more cranking.  No more hand or arm strain.This GO! cutter safely and easily feeds the dies through the rollers. Here’s a Quick Overview Introducing the GO! Big […]

GO! Ohio Star quilt finish

Posted on: August 29th, 2014 by Lorna McMahon

Welcome to my stop on the AccuQuilt GO! BlockOnBoard blog hop! For my project I chose the GO! Ohio Star die and set to work designing a quilt using my EQ7 quilt program.  I decided to put that Ohio Star on point and then added a simple nine patch to be used as an alternate […]

Let’s Bee Social #35

Posted on: August 27th, 2014 by Lorna McMahon

Well, it is official!  BOB and I are engaged!  Since receiving the 3 yards of Mixed Bag Houndstooth in Sprouts last week for my backing, BOB and I have been getting busy – drawing up a plan and choosing coordinating Kona cottons to use in the GO! Ohio Stars die. I started piecing a little […]

Top 10 Tips for New Quilters – Cutting Accuracy

Posted on: August 26th, 2014 by Lorna McMahon

This week’s installment of the Top 10 Tips for new quilters is Cutting Accuracy.  For the complete line up of tips, please see this page. There are two methods for cutting accurately – Rotary Cutting and the AccuQuilt GO! Cutters. Purchase Quality Tools that are of an Appropriate Size for the Job. When I first […]

Have you met BOB?

Posted on: August 2nd, 2014 by Lorna McMahon

I’m going to let you in on a little SECRET… I am madly in love with BOB!  BOB is just so much FUN!  I have had the hots for BOB since I first laid eyes on this Ohio Star block design way back in May. Who is BOB?  BOB stands for Block on Board.  BOB […]