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Christmas Quilting Weekend

Christmas Quilting Weekend 7th to the 9th of November 2014 The Old Rectory Leitrim has put together another quilting weekend and this one will be with a Christmas theme.  As with our previous quilting weekends no experience is required, the only essential item is a sewing machine and a willingness to take part in a […]

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Leenane, Co. Galway

We spent some time in Leenane last weekend and although it has been a few years since I have been there it is still one of my all time favourite places in the world.  We were blessed with fantastic weather one of the days with clear blue skies.  We went surfing and kayaking on Irelands […]

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Quilting Weekend

  The second of our quilting weekends was another resounding success.  This group named themselves the Virgin Quilters, and as the name suggests they were all new to quilting.  What an enthusiast group, they embraced the project for the weekend with determination.  It all began at 7pm on Friday evening and we had to shoo […]

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Quilting Weekend

Quilting Weekend 4th – 6th April Quilting is a wonderful pastime and there is no better way to spend a weekend than coming together with like minded people, exchanging information, and making new life long friends.  The first quilting weekend was a great success and the second one is fast approaching, if you have any […]

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Quilting

Quilting Weekends at The Old Rectory I recently had the pleasure of meeting some lovely quilters from my Mother’s quilting group while visiting.  One of them Kathy Burke invited me to her house  to see her new embroidery machine and her stash of material and patterns.  She makes all kinds of table runners to do […]

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