Tag Archives: Quilting in ireland

Patchwork Quilting Weekend

As a quilter myself I love hosting Patchwork Quilting weekends here at The Old Rectory Country House, Leitrim. We both run quilting weekends ourselves and also work with groups to host there own patchwork quilting weekends here. Your quilting group can choose to come and work on your own quilting projects for the weekend and […]

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Quilting Weekend

Patchwork Quilting Weekends If you love sewing, a quilting weekend at The Old Rectory Country House Leitrim is a great way to get away for a weekend – you will be in good company with other like minded sewers.  You will learn new techniques and make new friends.  We run beginner and advanced quilting weekends […]

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We love quilters

Hand Sewn Quilts It is not often that we have a quilter arrive at The Old Rectory Country House unless they are on one of our quilting retreats.  My daughter Aoife is working on a similiar project so we had lots of questions for her and it was lovely to hear the story behind the […]

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The Lake is Freezing over at The Old Rectory

A few years ago the lake completely froze over except for some little springs that you could see. We even saw the paw prints of a fox walking out to the islands in the snow on top of the ice. If you skim a piece of ice along the top of the frozen lake it makes the most […]

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Gardening

For the past two weeks at The Old Rectory Bed and Breakfst and Self Catering Leitrim I have been slowly working my way through the garden putting it to bed for the Winter and getting in all the Spring bulbs.  And during that time I have had a great companion, who checks out my work […]

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