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Posts Tagged ‘flowers’

Best 5 of 2016 and Plans for 2017

Posted on: December 24th, 2016 by Lorna McMahon

    2016 has come and gone. Another year of finishes and a year of firsts. Looking back through my gallery of finishes for this year has prompted me to reflect on all the changes that have been a part of things here at Sew Fresh Quilts during the last 12 months. And all of […]

Flowers {make me HAPPY!}

Posted on: November 10th, 2016 by Lorna McMahon

Finally. I have a finish to share! This is the Flowers quilt. It was finished this past week. And on Wednesday I finally was able to install the plywood panels on the side of the “new” old hay wagon so that I can display my quilts outside for a photo shoot.   Here is an […]

Let’s Bee Social # 148

Posted on: October 26th, 2016 by Lorna McMahon

Welcome to the Let’s Bee Social!   This week I have been working on testing the Flowers quilt design. Flowers is now available in my shop as an instant download pdf pattern. Flowers is an 9 page pdf quilt pattern. No templates. No paper piecing. Only simple straight line sewing and diagonal seams.   Although […]

Let’s Bee Social # 141

Posted on: September 7th, 2016 by Lorna McMahon

I can hardly believe that summer is already on it’s way out…. I miss it already! The kids returned to a new school year yesterday. My daughter is in her final year of high school and my son is entering Grade 11. Time sure does fly! And now that fall is on our doorstep, it’s […]

Let’s Bee Social #82

Posted on: July 22nd, 2015 by Lorna McMahon

Welcome back friends! I can hardly believe another week has flown by and that it is Wednesday again already. Last week I showed two quilt tops. The Bear and Bees has been quilted and will be posted for my Friday Finish. The backing for the Elephant Parade quilt just arrived yesterday. Sew Fresh Quilts blogger […]

Let’s Bee Social #73

Posted on: May 20th, 2015 by Lorna McMahon

Although my works in progress are all about solids lately, for those of you who prefer prints… Good news! There will be some projects in prints coming up soon. Did you see my Mother’s Day haul I shared in my Sunday Stash report? Some of those are destined to become the backings for upcoming quilts. […]

Elephant Parade – Week 9 – Linky Party!

Posted on: March 29th, 2015 by Lorna McMahon

Welcome to week 9 of the Elephant Parade!  I have been showing a block each week and am so happy to see the works of those who have quilted along.  Some people have shared photos of their quilts by email.  And lots of you have been sharing your progress on instagram using the #elephantparadeQAL hashtag. […]

Elephant Parade – Week 8 – Quilting & Binding

Posted on: March 22nd, 2015 by Lorna McMahon

Welcome to week 8 of the Elephant Parade!  I will be showing a block each week and would like to encourage you to quilt along.  You can try out as many or as few blocks as you like.  Make a quilt or make a mini.  Make a cushion.  Make whatever your imagination leads you to […]

Elephant Parade – Week 7 – Sashing, Borders & Backing

Posted on: March 15th, 2015 by Lorna McMahon

Welcome to week 7 of the Elephant Parade!  I have been showing a block each week and would like to encourage you to quilt along.  You can try out as many or as few blocks as you like.  Make a quilt or make a mini.  Make a cushion.  Make whatever your imagination leads you to […]

Elephant Parade – Week 6 – Flowers

Posted on: March 8th, 2015 by Lorna McMahon

Welcome to week 6 of the Elephant Parade!  I will be showing a block each week and would like to encourage you to quilt along.  You can try out as many or as few blocks as you like.  Make a quilt or make a mini.  Make a cushion.  Make whatever your imagination leads you to […]