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Posts Tagged ‘pink’

Pretty in Pink patchwork baby quilt

Posted on: February 20th, 2015 by Lorna McMahon

Some sweet and simple patchwork piecing.  That’s what I needed this week.  The results were this little pink baby quilt….  And a great reduction in my stress level.  Ahhhh… That’s better! This patchwork quilt features a fun collection of printed fabrics.  To name a few….  From the Sylvia collection we have Hulta, Suvi, Ruta, and […]

Let’s Bee Social #60

Posted on: February 18th, 2015 by Lorna McMahon

Awww….  Sweet and simple.  That’s what I needed this week.  Some sweet pinks and some simple piecing. 42″ x 48″ pink baby girl crib quilt Things around here have been somewhat stressful due to the intense weather conditions and I just needed to sit down and sew!  Ahhh….  Therapeutic patchwork…. I dug into my stash […]

Sew Retro, Baby – Progress 1

Posted on: March 11th, 2013 by Lorna McMahon

I got my wish!  Made great progress today.  AND the dishes got done.  Each of the kids got a turn drying… I found all my Pinks yesterday…  And a large plain white cotton… Did a lot of tracing templates. Cutting.  More tracing and more cutting, which resulted in this… Today, I did a lot of […]

Sew Retro, Baby!

Posted on: March 11th, 2013 by Lorna McMahon

I have been wanting to design a quilt using curved seams…. I have been admiring Julie Pickles’ Mod Pop for quite a while… I REALLY like her design and even the colours of fabrics she used. I don’t have a lot of experience sewing curves.  I googled around and found a great demonstration here.I made […]

Spoonflower! Sew easy to use…. Even on dial-up!

Posted on: December 27th, 2012 by Lorna McMahon

A big Thank You! to Julie Herman of Jaybird Quilts for posting about Spoonflower.  I visited their website tonight and was able to upload a picture to use for Sew Fresh Quilt labels and have placed my order! Worked hard on the pinwheels for the Enchantment quilt today.  It’s designed to fit a twin size […]

Enchantment – Pinwheels

Posted on: December 25th, 2012 by Lorna McMahon

Merry Christmas everyone!  I came home from the annual Christmas Eve pageant tonight and could not wait to get started on a Sew Fresh pinwheel quilt I’ve been thinking of for a few days now.  So I cut some strips and chopped them up into squares.  I did not realize how nice orange and pink […]