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Posts Tagged ‘fabric’

Fabric and Friends

Posted on: February 4th, 2020 by Lorna McMahon

Got to admit…. I have been really, really good, using up fabrics from my stache during the past two years. But every once in a while you need to freshen things up and acquire something new. Back in January…. Christmas fabrics were on sale at Ye Olde Fabric Shoppe in Stratford, Ontario.   Finish the […]

Let’s Bee Social #142

Posted on: September 14th, 2016 by Lorna McMahon

HAPPY! HAPPY! HAPPY! This happy mail arrived last week. And made me smile.These were chosen from the beautiful selection of modern fabrics from Mad About Patchwork in anticipation of making them into my new Flower quilt design. Back in February I started keeping a few emails in a special folder.The name of the folder is […]

Custom Fabric Designs on Spoonflower

Posted on: June 12th, 2015 by Lorna McMahon

Happiest of Happy Mails… is when your own fabric designs are delivered. A few weeks ago I shared my first four custom fabric designs in this post. Truthfully… That post was not intended to be published when it was. I just forgot that I had it scheduled. And did not have much written about those […]

Sunday Stash

Posted on: June 6th, 2015 by Lorna McMahon

Unlike my previous Sunday Stash from Canadian National Fabric, this week’s Sunday Stash is a bit of an eclectic mix. Some chosen to enhance that previous purchase. And some to be used in my Krazy Katz 2.0 design. These little numbers are going to be the basis for my palette in the Krazy Katz 2.0. […]

Fabric

Posted on: May 30th, 2015 by Lorna McMahon

School Days and Animal Crackers Story Time and Floating Feathers For more information, please check out my Spoonflower shop here.

Facing Your Fears and Finding Your Niche

Posted on: May 28th, 2015 by Lorna McMahon

What is a Niche?  And how do you find it? Researching online led me to this definition in the Urban Dictionary: 1. An activity that particularly suits somebody’s talents and personality. 2. An area of the market specializing in one type of product or service. Okay, so now we have a broad idea of what […]

Sew Sisters Sunday Stash on a Saturday

Posted on: March 7th, 2015 by Lorna McMahon

Happy Mail from Sew Sisters Quilt Shop Remember last week when I shared about that Bundle Bonanza sale that was happening at Sew Sisters Quilt Shop?  Well, I wasn’t kidding when I encouraged you to check it out.  And that I was going to take advantage.  I did…. Thank goodness the fabric had been packaged […]

Top 10 Tips for New Quilters – Fabric & Thread

Posted on: August 19th, 2014 by Lorna McMahon

Introducing Week 1 of the Top 10 Tips for new Quilters –  Fabric & Thread For the complete line up of tips, please see this page. Quality Cotton Quilting Fabric: Three elements are used to determine the quality of cotton quilting fabric: the thread count, the quality of the threads/yarns used, and the finishing processes. […]

Top 10 Tips for New Quilters – Introduction

Posted on: August 12th, 2014 by Lorna McMahon

I spent quite a few hours this past week densely quilting a runner with organic wavy lines.  During these hours, I contemplated how much experience I have gained along the way in my quilting journey.  How many little tips and tricks I have managed to learn.  And I decided there is nothing I wanted more […]

Introducing Fabric Spark!

Posted on: July 31st, 2014 by Lorna McMahon

I am so excited to introduce you to Fabric Spark, an online retailer specializing in the latest quality fabrics.  Fabric Spark is our newest sponsor!  And the Fabric Spark button is now at the top of the right sidebar. Aren’t we all inspired by our love of beautiful fabrics? Daryl obsession has led her to […]