The Vintage Spool, SUGAR & SPICE AFFAIR

Come enjoy a fun 3 day workshop filled with great quilting ideas & wonderful treasures!

The Vintage Spool, SUGAR & SPICE AFFAIR
NOVEMBER 11, 12 & 13, 2016
From 9:30 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. each day
The Alamo Women's Club
Alamo, California
A wonderful Vintage Spool Retreat

- Students will receive Verna's upcoming pattern release, SWEET NOTHINGS, featuring Verna's newest FreeSpirit collection SUGAR BLOOM.
- Verna will share applique, piecing & stitchery tips throughout the weekend. Including demos on needle turn appliqué, starch appliqué, english paper piecing, wool appliqué and embroidery.
- Verna will work one on one with students to perfect techniques.
- Private shopping trips to two of our local quilt shops.
- Mini onsite boutique with many BEAUTIFUL treasures
- SUGAR & SPICE tea with show & tell & terrific door prizes.  
- Morning coffee and light pastries
- Afternoon sweet treat
- Additional Vintage Spool goodies

Cost of retreat is $235. A $75 deposit will be charged at time of sign up and balance will be charged on October 11, 2016. Maximum number of students is 48, early sign up is encouraged.

To sign up, please fill out and submit the form at the bottom of the page.
You may also call (925)314-1740. Prior Vintage Spool retreat attendees will be given a one day priority registration date of August 16, 2016. Regular sign-ups begin on August 17, 2016 and will be taken in the order received. Please do not submit the form prior to this date. In an effort to be fair to all who would like to attend we will not accept any early applications.
Cancellation policy. When the retreat is full we will start a waiting list. We will not accept any cancellations after October 11, 2016.  After that date should you need to cancel we will refund your money only if we can fill your space.
Students requiring hotel accommodations should contact the
Hyatt House in San Ramon, California at
(925)743-1882 or

Special room rates are $119-$139 per night including hot breakfast, free parking and internet. Please say you are attending the Vintage Spool event when making your reservation.
Students requiring air travel should fly into Oakland Airport however, San Francisco International is also an option just a slightly longer distance from the venue. Both airports will require a car rental.

Feel free to contact us at with any questions. We are so excited about this event and look forward to seeing you there!
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