We invite you to attend our Summer Retreat in 2014

The Vintage Spool, Christmas in July!

Prepare for Christmas early with a 3 day workshop bursting with fresh holiday ideas and wonderful treasures!

The Vintage Spool, Christmas in July!

July 18th, 19th & 20th, 2014
From 9:30 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. each day
The Alamo Women's Club
Alamo, California

A Christmas Themed Vintage Spool Retreat
Come experience Christmas in July!

- Students will receive Verna's upcoming Vintage Spool pattern "25 Days Until". This design will feature Verna's newest collection Rosewater for FreeSpirit Fabrics.
- Verna will share applique, piecing & stitchery tips throughout the weekend.
- Verna will work one on one with students to perfect techniques.
- Private shopping trips to local quilt shops and gift stores.
- Mini onsite boutique with many BEAUTIFUL treasures
- Summer Tea with show & tell & terrific door prizes. 
- Morning coffee and light pastries
- Afternoon sweet treat
- Additional Vintage Spool goodies

Cost of retreat is $230. A $75 deposit will be charged at time of sign up and balance will be charged on June 18th, 2014. 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 April 22th, 2014. Regular sign-ups begin on April 23th, 2014 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 June 18th, 2014.  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 $129-$159 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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