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Posts Tagged ‘mini quilt’

Hello Foxy MINI

Posted on: January 18th, 2018 by Lorna McMahon

    Hello Foxy mini. Nice to meet you, too!   I am so excited by this quilt. I thought there was no way I could make yet another fox quilt design. But this cute character makes me so happy! He’s just so fun! On Tuesday I shared the baby quilt version. But twice as small is […]

Mini Quilts – Hamsters, Raccoons and a Rainbow Unicorn

Posted on: October 6th, 2017 by Lorna McMahon

Rainbow Unicorn 24″ x 24″ No one can say that I haven’t kept myself busy lately. This week I finished 3 mini quilts! The first mini quilt is the Rainbow Unicorn. The pattern provides instructions for three different sizes. I chose the one that finishes at 24″ square.   I have made it before. You […]

Mini Quilts and a Quilted Pillow

Posted on: October 2nd, 2017 by Lorna McMahon

My Pet Hamster mini quilt 24″ x 26″ I have been feeling a little stressed lately. But sewing helps! Even just ironing fabric helps. My thoughts are all over the place. I’m all over the place. And this post is really all over the place. These two mini quilts have been on my mental bucket […]

Ay, Chihuahua!!!

Posted on: August 5th, 2016 by Lorna McMahon

As soon as I put out the call for pattern testers, I knew that there was one pattern in the mix that I would not be able to resist making for myself. And that was the Ay, Chihuahua!!!! Not only is this fun to make…. It’s really fun to say! I had a reader contact […]

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 […]

Pattern Tester Update

Posted on: June 3rd, 2014 by Lorna McMahon

What a pleasure to receive such an overwhelming response to my request for pattern testers.  I thought it would be fun to show off some of their finishes when the time comes.  And am now planning on a special linky party for June 27th.  If you would like to join us, there is still plenty […]

Pretty Posy FREE Quilt Block Tutorial

Posted on: May 5th, 2014 by Lorna McMahon

Hello all you quilty people! Welcome to the Pretty Posy quilt block tutorial! This simple 9 patch block finishes at 9″ square and can be used to make quilts of various sizes.  For my sample, I used 4 blocks made from Kona cotton solids, to make this cute mini quilt. Sew – Let’s get started!!! […]

Win the Dream!

Posted on: May 1st, 2014 by Lorna McMahon

Jesse Owens once said, “We all have dreams. But in order to make dreams come into reality, it takes an awful lot of determination, dedication, self-discipline, and effort.“ I believe what Jesse said to be the absolute truth. However, in this case, all those things are just not enough.Sometimes, you just need one more thing…. […]

Sweet Spools Mini Quilt

Posted on: August 5th, 2013 by Lorna McMahon

In keeping with my new KYSS (Keep Your Sewing Simple) policy, My latest project is a sweet little sewing room mini quilt! It was a lot of fun strip piecing the sewing machine and spools! And it was a great opportunity to practice free motion quilting on my Janome…. Close up of the quilting on […]