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Posts Tagged ‘Ugly Christmas Sweaters’

Goodbye Sweater Weather

Posted on: December 8th, 2019 by Lorna McMahon

  Do you remember this Sweater Weather quilt? I made this quilt and blogged about it in this post of October 2017. Sweater Weather was the result of being invited to submit a quilt for Quilty magazine. I used the Ugly Christmas Sweaters and revised the blocks to make them larger – life size even! […]

Sweater Weather for Quilty Magazine

Posted on: October 27th, 2017 by Lorna McMahon

  Earlier this year, I was contacted by Quilty magazine. I was also approached to make a submission for a quilt to be featured in an upcoming issue. This was the design I settled on. Elaborating on an earlier quilt I made called Ugly Christmas Sweaters, I drew up a revised design on grid paper […]

Let’s Bee Social # 139

Posted on: August 24th, 2016 by Lorna McMahon

It seems like it was a long time ago when I finished this one…. But my Ugly Christmas Sweaters quilt sold on Sunday! So she’s now on her way to Teresa in Ohio. Someone will be having a cozy Christmas! How timely! I also received this email from Angie on Sunday…. Hi Lorna,Finally the binding […]

Ugly Christmas Sweaters QAL – Linky Party!

Posted on: May 31st, 2016 by Lorna McMahon

Welcome to the Ugly Christmas Sweaters QAL Linky Party! I have been showing a block each week and am so happy to see the works of those who have quilted along. Some people have shared photos of their quilts by email. And lots of you have been sharing your progress on instagram using the #UglyChristmasSweatersQAL […]

Ugly Christmas Sweaters QAL – Sashing, Borders and Finishing your Quilt

Posted on: April 29th, 2016 by Lorna McMahon

    Quilt Assembly Instructions: Step 1:  Arrange your completed Ugly Sweater blocks according to the size of quilt you are making. Sew the Background 1.5” x 12.5” short sashing strips between the blocks in the rows. Step 2:  Sew the Background 1.5” x 51.5” long sashing strips to the bottom of the rows. Sew […]

Ugly Christmas Sweaters – HST Bonus Sewing Machine Mat Tutorial

Posted on: April 29th, 2016 by Lorna McMahon

The instructions for all 21 of the blocks in the Ugly Christmas Sweaters QAL have been given. Today’s tutorial is for the Bonus 2.5″ half square triangles! If you have quilted along, and have made the 20 blocks for the Maxi size quilt, you will have 40 Bonus 2.5″ HST’s. I chose to use my HST’s to […]

Ugly Christmas Sweaters QAL – Wonky Star block #21

Posted on: April 11th, 2016 by Lorna McMahon

Welcome to the next block tutorial for the Ugly Christmas Sweaters QAL! Today’s tutorial is for the Wonky Star 6″ quilt block. Ugly Christmas Sweater with Wonky Star Wonky Star 6″ quilt block Wonky Star block #21 Yellow A 8 @ 2.5” squares Light Blue B 2 @ 2.5” squares Dark Blue C 2 @ 2.5” squares […]

Ugly Christmas Sweaters QAL – Winter Mittens block #20

Posted on: April 7th, 2016 by Lorna McMahon

Welcome to the next block tutorial for the Ugly Christmas Sweaters QAL! Today’s tutorial is for the Winter Mittens 6″ quilt block. Ugly Christmas Sweater with Winter Mittens Winter Mittens 6″ quilt block   Winter Mittens block #20 Blue A 2 @ 2.5” x 3.5” White B 2 @ 1.5” x 2.5” Yellow C 6 @ 1” […]

Ugly Christmas Sweaters QAL – Christmas Stocking block #19

Posted on: April 4th, 2016 by Lorna McMahon

Welcome to the next block tutorial for the Ugly Christmas Sweaters QAL! Today’s tutorial is for the Christmas Stocking 6″ quilt block. Ugly Christmas Sweater with Christmas Stocking Christmas Stocking 6″ quilt block   Christmas Stocking block #19 White A 2 @ 1.5” x 3.5” Green B 1 @ 2.5” x 3.5” Orange C 1 @ 2.5” […]

Ugly Christmas Sweaters QAL – Wreath and Berries block #18

Posted on: March 31st, 2016 by Lorna McMahon

Welcome to the next block tutorial for the Ugly Christmas Sweaters QAL! Today’s tutorial is for the Wreath and Berries 6″ quilt block. Ugly Christmas Sweater with Wreath and Berries Wreath and Berries 6″ quilt block   Wreath and Berries block #18 Blue A 5 @ 2.5” squares Green B 1 @ 2.5” square Green C 4 […]