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Posts Tagged ‘Christmas quilt’

10 Year Celebratory Giveaway – November

Posted on: November 7th, 2022 by Lorna McMahon

Thank you ALL!!! We are having another GIVEAWAY!!! It’s time to celebrate YOU! I began this little blog back in 2012, keeping a diary of my quilting journey, while searching to connect with the online quilting community. That lovely group of online supporters and encouragers that I have been blessed to come to know, are […]

Christmas Sweaters Quilt – Finally a Finish!

Posted on: September 7th, 2018 by Lorna McMahon

  There is something very special about your first finish in a new home….     And this one has me thinking about the coming winter season already! I showed the fabrics in this post, if you’re curious about them. This quilt design is reminiscent of the Ugly Christmas Sweaters I made as my first finish of 2016.  The […]

Holly & Berries – Have A Jolly Little Christmas quilt

Posted on: January 27th, 2017 by Lorna McMahon

  It’s beginning to look a lot like… Christmas!   This is my second finish using the blocks in the free Have A Jolly Little Christmas quilt along. You can read all about this free quilt along here.     This block is Holly & Berries.       It really is a simple block. In […]

Have A Jolly Little Christmas Sampler

Posted on: January 20th, 2017 by Lorna McMahon

  Well… Merry Christmas to you!   This is my first finish of 2017. And my first finish using the blocks in the free Have A Jolly Little Christmas quilt along that just started. You can read all about that here.   To be quite honest…. I don’t quite recall just exactly how this all […]

Quilt Along 2017 – Have A Jolly Little Christmas QAL

Posted on: January 10th, 2017 by Lorna McMahon

Welcome to the introductory post for the “Have a Jolly Little Christmas” quilt along!  I am really excited about this new quilt along. I know Christmas 2016 is over…. But if we start now, everyone should have finished Christmas quilt in time for Christmas 2017. Hahaha! All the details for the “Have a Jolly Little Christmas” quilt […]

Let’s Bee Social # 158

Posted on: January 4th, 2017 by Lorna McMahon

Happy New Year and….. Welcome to the Let’s Bee Social! You might think Christmas is over and it’s a whole 12 months before it will be making it’s way back again. But around here…. You’ll be seeing a LOT of Christmas themed blocks. Because the new quilt along for 2017 is “Have a Jolly Little […]

Ugly Christmas Sweaters – First Finishes of 2016

Posted on: January 22nd, 2016 by Lorna McMahon

I am so excited to have completed both the Maxi and Super Mini size versions of The Ugly Christmas Sweaters quilts. These are my first finishes for the new year! The fresh snow provided a lovely backdrop and certainly made those colours pop. But, once again, I climbed aboard the trusty old hay wagon to […]

The Ugly Christmas Sweaters Quilt Along 2016

Posted on: January 18th, 2016 by Lorna McMahon

I know. Christmas is over. Christmas 2015, that is! I have always wanted to make a Christmas quilt. And this year is going to be the year! Introducing a new Quilt Along – the Ugly Christmas Sweaters QAL2016     Ugly Christmas Sweaters 53″ x 53″ This layout shown uses 16 blocks and will finish […]

Santa’s Reindeer Blocks for 100 Blocks Magazine

Posted on: November 17th, 2015 by Lorna McMahon

Just in time to wish you a Very Merry Christmas! It’s Rudolph! And his other Santa’s Reindeer friend. Made into a delightful door banner. The front is made entirely from Kona Cotton Solids: Biscuit for the faces, Brown for the antlers, Black for the eyes and nose, Cardinal for Rudolph’s nose and the lettering, and […]

Throwback Thursday – the Christmas Edition?

Posted on: November 5th, 2015 by Lorna McMahon

I recently shared this to my Facebook page and this post went viral! I guess for quilters and crafters who are planning a handmade holiday, it’s time to start thinking about Christmas gift making. The Boxes-N-Bows quilt block is a quick make and a great way to show off some of your favourite holiday fabrics. […]