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Posts Tagged ‘quilt’

Gone Fishing!

Posted on: September 6th, 2013 by Lorna McMahon

Quick post. Gone Fishing today.  Here’s what I’ve caught so far…. A couple of “Rainbow” trout… And a goldfish! Happy Friday everyone!  Have a great weekend!

Baby Quilts Run in the Family

Posted on: September 4th, 2013 by Lorna McMahon

I borrowed a couple of vintage embroidered baby quilts from my mother because I wanted to share them on the blog today. This first one was made in 1960 by my mom when she was expecting her first child – my brother. It is a whole cloth quilt, all embroidered by hand.  The the quilting […]

KYSS Me Quick! An Easy Quilt

Posted on: August 20th, 2013 by Lorna McMahon

To celebrate my 100th post, it is my pleasure to share with you, my latest finish! I designed this quilt using my new KYSS (Keep Your Sewing Simple) policy. Easy piecing – simple design. I’m calling it…. KYSS Me Quick! Perhaps this is the kind of quilt you would wish to give as a gift […]

Finished! Oh My, Scrappy Stars! Just under the wire!

Posted on: July 30th, 2013 by Lorna McMahon

Ta, Dum! This is my first time participating in the A Lovely Year of Finishes. It is hosted by these talented ladies…. Shanna of Fiber of All Sorts and Melissa from Sew BitterSweet Designs. Since it is my first time, I decided to keep it simple, and only set one goal…. To finish my Oh […]

Spring time baby quilt

Posted on: February 22nd, 2013 by Lorna McMahon

Well, all the snow days the kids have had off school must be really getting to me…. Because I designed another baby quilt and this one has a spring theme and spring colours! After working on writing up a pattern for the Krazy Katz quilt, I just about got a headache from all that thinking.  […]

Free Quilt Pattern

Posted on: February 11th, 2013 by Lorna McMahon

Today after church, I was approached by a member of my congregation who is also a quilter.  She noticed my Sew Fresh Quilts page on facebook, was wondering if I would be interested in doing some volunteer quilting for Victoria’s Quilts.  Of course I told her I would love to, and since she had brought […]

Soft Kitty quilt blocks

Posted on: February 8th, 2013 by Lorna McMahon

Well, we have more snow!  And the kids are home again today…  And the dishes need done again, too… But I am not letting any of that bother me.  Making progress on the baby girl – Soft Kitty – quilt.  Have the Kitty blocks done and am now in need of more Wonder Under, as […]

Baby Boy Quilt – Puppy Love – Top finished!

Posted on: February 4th, 2013 by Lorna McMahon

Just a real quick post today….  Finished assembling the top!  Me Sew happy! The kids will be home soon, and I have flannel in the dryer in prep for tomorrow’s quilt layering, basting and quilting to be done on this… I apologize for the crappy picture… I have to figure out a better way to […]

Baby Boy Quilt – Puppy Love – Progress

Posted on: February 4th, 2013 by Lorna McMahon

It is hard to get anything done on the weekends… But I managed! Last week was a short week for the kids.  They had Monday off due to weather.  Thursday was a P.A. day, which they also had off.  And Friday was another day off due to inclement weather.  The hubby also had one of […]

My first quilt…

Posted on: February 1st, 2013 by Lorna McMahon

When I was first bitten by the quilting bug, I wanted to design a quilt for my daughter. My daughter, Erin, loves cats. Especially her cat, Fluffy.  And she loves to read. She especially loves to read about cats. Her love is what inspired me to make my first quilt – the Krazy Katz quilt. […]