A Lively Start to the New Quilting Year

14 Sep

On Saturday 12 September Glamorgan Quilters returned front their summer break full of enthusiasm and eager to get on with various projects.

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An early start was made on the Christmas decorations for the GQ tree which will be displayed at the Holy Cross Church Christmas Tree Festival in November.

Betty Hilary and Slainder

Some beautiful decorations were created and we look forward to more in the coming weeks.

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Jackie showed the group a quilt that she had made to mark Sonia’s special birthday. Sonia’s friends were asked to make a blue and white square which Jackie them turned into this fabulous quilt.

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And after lunch GQ member Caroline Leonard entertained everyone with an interesting talk about Victorian clothes and haberdashery that she has acquired over the years from friends and family.

Caroline

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baby gowns

A great start to the new year with much more to look forward to in the coming months.

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