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Posts Tagged ‘Elephant Parade’

Let’s Bee Social #186

Posted on: July 19th, 2017 by Lorna McMahon

  Welcome to the Let’s Bee Social! So glad to have you join us for the Let’s Bee Social weekly linky party! This week I have been working on a new design called Jungle Baby. This sweet jungle themed quilt features a forward facing giraffe and a monkey hanging from a leafy green tree branch. And […]

Let’s Bee Social #165

Posted on: February 22nd, 2017 by Lorna McMahon

Welcome to the Let’s Bee Social! Today I’m going to take you for a trip down memory lane… I am so excited to share this quilt made by Debby. She emailed me….. Hi Lorna, I completed Elephant Parade last year, for my grandson Charlie, he was just 2 at the time. He loves the mother […]

Let’s Bee Social #129

Posted on: June 15th, 2016 by Lorna McMahon

Welcome to the Let’s Bee Social!I just want to say, first of all, how happy I am to see all those of you who stop in each week to join in the fun….  And how nice it is to see so many new faces joining in. Hope you all are ready to party!Before I go […]

Let’s Bee Social #118

Posted on: March 30th, 2016 by Lorna McMahon

Welcome to the Let’s Bee Social!This past week was a busy one.Got a lot of piecing and pattern writing done. But not much quilting.I have been sharing progress pictures of my Black Birds baby quilt on my Facebook and Instagram feeds. Now I am hoping for a Friday Finish!While playing around with my EQ7 this week, I […]

Let’s Bee Social #109

Posted on: January 27th, 2016 by Lorna McMahon

Welcome to the Let’s Bee Social! This week I have been working on a few little things…. Made some sample blocks. These are now on their way to Etobicoke in anticipation of the Elephant Parade workshop I will be providing for the Etobicoke Quilters’ Guild on April 2nd. I have already made the Elephant Parade quilt twice […]

Let’s Bee Social #108

Posted on: January 20th, 2016 by Lorna McMahon

Welcome to the Let’s Bee Social! Glad you could make it!It’s so much fun to share what’s going on and to see what you are up to each week. I have been working on my Ugly Christmas Sweaters blocks and finally have them all sashed up. She’s a finished top! Unfortunately, Monday was another “Snow […]

Best 5 of 2015 and Plans for 2016

Posted on: December 26th, 2015 by Lorna McMahon

2015 has come and gone. A year of finishes and a year of firsts. Looking back through my gallery of finishes for the year as I prepared this post, has also prompted me to reflect on all the changes that have been a part of things here at Sew Fresh Quilts during the last 12 […]

Happy Turtle Zippered Pillow

Posted on: September 4th, 2015 by Lorna McMahon

Happy Turtle. Just Moseying. This little turtle pillow was made using a block from my Elephant Parade pattern. I just upped the size by 1.5 and added borders around the block to fit this 13″ x 20″ pillow form. My niece was coming for a visit from Wisconsin and I wanted to make her something […]

Elephant Parade {redo}

Posted on: August 7th, 2015 by Lorna McMahon

It was back in January that I first posted about the Elephant Parade and my inspiration for this cute quilt. This was quickly followed up with an Elephant Parade Quilt Along, which many of you participated in and helped to cheer us on as we paraded through until March. A couple of weeks ago I showed […]

Let’s Bee Social #83

Posted on: July 29th, 2015 by Lorna McMahon

Every once in a while I get an email from a fellow quilter that makes my day. Wednesday last week was one of those days. Donna Irmis of South Carolina sent me a lovely note and attached a couple photos of her finished Elephant Parade quilt. She made this quilt for her new great nephew. And […]