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Posts Tagged ‘place mat’

Summer Time – Sweet Watermelon table decor

Posted on: June 21st, 2015 by Lorna McMahon

Back in April 2014, I designed a quilted table setting for a guest post on Sew Can She.  I really liked this design, which uses equilateral triangles to make place mats, a long runner, and a hexagon table topper. Each Place Mat finishes at 20″ x 12″ Hexagonal Table Topper finishes at 30″ across at […]

Sweet Watermelon {redo} Finished!

Posted on: October 10th, 2014 by Lorna McMahon

Last week I spent four days with my mother while she is recuperating from knee replacement surgery.  No access to the internet.  And no access to my sewing machine.  But I did bring along my graph paper and pencil.  When I returned home I spent the weekend with my family. And then came Monday!!! The […]

Sweet Watermelons!

Posted on: October 3rd, 2014 by Lorna McMahon

I don’t think I will ever get tired of making things from equilateral triangles. Here are my completed table decor flimsies! Sweet watermelon hexagonal table topper…. Sweet watermelon place mats…. And sweet watermelon long table runner….  At the beginning of the day, I took this photo…. But by the time the table toppers were complete…. […]

Let’s Bee Social #40

Posted on: October 1st, 2014 by Lorna McMahon

Spring and summer are long gone and fall is in full swing now.  Although the temperatures have been quite cool during the past few weeks… I am still hanging onto the memories of warm weather by stitching up some sweet watermelon. Seems like I can’t shake my fixation on the equilateral triangles.  I am doing […]

It’s a Festive Friday Christmas post!

Posted on: August 22nd, 2014 by Lorna McMahon

For the whole month of August I have been making Christmas creations using my new Boxes-N-Bows block design.  First there were these two table runners using the new Holiday Cheer collection by Jan Shade Beach for Henry Glass Fabrics.  I really loved the soft and festive colours in this collection. Then I purchased more of […]

Christmas Tree Skirt and Table Decor

Posted on: August 15th, 2014 by Lorna McMahon

I know December 25th is a long way off yet.But I have been in a Christmas mood lately! This week I finished the tops for six festive place mats.  Made from last year’s collection, Holiday Frost by Jan Shade Beach for Henry Glass Fabrics.  I used my new Heat N Bond fusible web to do […]

Let’s Bee Social #33

Posted on: August 13th, 2014 by Lorna McMahon

Last week, I showed off some new Christmas fabric and mentioned my intentions to start on a Christmas tree skirt.  I did indeed work on a tree skirt, (no pictures yet) but had more than enough fabric with those half yard cuts, so I also used my Boxes-N-Bows design to make six cute Christmas place […]

Little Chicks

Posted on: March 8th, 2013 by Lorna McMahon

I have not been doing much in the sewing room the last two days.  But I did get those dishes done!  Guess I do have to get some housework done between projects…. Today I got out what may be considered a UFO.  It was only waiting for some eyes….  I made this little quilt before […]