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Thanks for this lovely note, Simone.

Your star will look beautiful in the quilt.

The charity quilt is being sewn together this weekend at our stitching weekend. Can't wait to see how it turns out!

There are still places available at our Stitching Weekend.
September Sat 8th and Sun 9th at the hall located right near the shop on Gardenvale Rd, Gardenvale.
9.30 am - 5 pm.

$65 for 1 day.
$120 for 2 days.
(both days are fully catered).

To add a little something special we're decided to include an applique demo from 11-12 daily for anybody wanting to learn a new skill!

Please ring on (03) 9596 7225 to book your place.
Full payment to made on booking to confirm place.


Marie said…
What a lovely note, and so true. I sent two blocks early in August - hopefully they have arrived in time to be included. Have fun putting it together - I'll be anxious to see the final result.
Shhhh - don't say - but Happy Birthday to JK.....

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