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Posts Tagged ‘Kona cotton solids’

WoW-E! {a custom quilt}

Posted on: February 13th, 2015 by Lorna McMahon

Custom WoW-E! quilt 51″ x 61″ This quilt was truly a labour of love and is now on it’s way to the new owner.  But it is not traveling alone. WoW-E! #3 is a custom order toddler quilt, ordered from my Etsy shop. Custom WoW-E! quilt on the well house door Plus this special little […]

Taking the Kona Challenge

Posted on: January 27th, 2015 by Lorna McMahon

I am so excited!  Today my tutorial for this Flowering Table Runner is being featured on the Sew Sisters Quilt Shop blog!  Flowering Table Runner – 12″ x 58″ When offered the opportunity to take the Kona Club Challenge with Sew Sisters Quilt Shop, I was more than happy to oblige.  I do love me […]

WoW-E! top… {Ces’t Fini!}

Posted on: December 22nd, 2014 by Lorna McMahon

I had my doubts about this design….. But WoW-E!It’s a finished top and I adore it! The blocks were made using Kona Cotton Solids in Melon, Punch, Lemon, Daffodil, Green Tea, Asparagus, Sunny, Mango, Cypress, Ice Frappe, Coal, Black.  Snow for the background and Silver for the sashing.  Coal will be used for the binding, […]

Half Square Triangles: Love Em or Hate Em?

Posted on: December 18th, 2014 by Lorna McMahon

Those of my friends who are keeping up with the ‘real time’ day to day affairs of Sew Fresh Quilts on Instagram, may have noticed some heavy duty (Half Square Triangle) HST action happening last week. In 2013, I shared a tutorial for making HST here.  Back then I would trim before pressing.  Then trim […]

Proud to be a Canadian Quilter

Posted on: November 22nd, 2014 by Lorna McMahon

Welcome to Sew Fresh Quilts!My name is Lorna McMahon – a proud Canadian Quilting Blogger! I live on a 50 acre farm in rural Ontario.  It’s beautiful country, but secluded and isolated.You can read more about me and my world here. But thanks to the internet and quilt blogging, I have made many wonderful and […]

Sunday Stash

Posted on: November 9th, 2014 by Lorna McMahon

Welcome to another Sunday Stash! Brought to you by Sew Sisters Quilt Shop and Mad About Patchwork….. Kona Carrot, Buttercup, Cactus, Eggshell and Snow. This little bundle of sweetness was courtesy of Sew Sisters Quilt Shop.  I was invited to take part in their Kona Club Challenge – post coming in January!  The Kona Club […]

Sunday Stash

Posted on: October 19th, 2014 by Lorna McMahon

It has been a loooo-nnnn-gggg time since I shared a Sunday Stash post.All the way back to April. It’s not that I haven’t purchased anything since then.  I either just stash them away or cut right into them.  But they really are photo worthy.  Sew here goes! I have been stocking up on Kona Cotton […]

Wild Life – A Finished Top!

Posted on: October 17th, 2014 by Lorna McMahon

Lions and tigers and BEARS!  Oh, DEER! This top, made from Kona cotton solids, was such a fun project to design and make.  Although I was originally going to go for a blue background, the Sprout, Lime and Peridot greens won out.  But I think pink would have been cute, too! This little top finished […]

Pretty in Plaid – St. Louis 16 Patch finish!

Posted on: September 26th, 2014 by Lorna McMahon

Fall winds and cooler temps are here again.  It seems that summer gets shorter and shorter every year.  This week I took advantage of the opportunity to have one more outdoor photo shoot on the old hay wagon. While working on my weekly posts for the Top 10 Tips for New Quilters series, I was […]

Fox & Friends {redo} Friday Finish

Posted on: September 19th, 2014 by Lorna McMahon

Welcome to TGIFF!  I am so happy to be your hostess this week.  And look forward to seeing all your fabulous finishes! In preparation for the new teaching position at my LQS, my finish for this week is a redo of my Fox & Friends triangle quilt.  As this is my all time best selling […]