The Vintage Spool, TIDINGS & TINSEL

Come enjoy a fun 3 day workshop filled with wonderful holiday ideas & amazing treasures!

The Vintage Spool, TIDINGS & TINSEL
NOVEMBER 8, 9 &10, 2019
From 9:30 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. each day
The Alamo Women's Club
Alamo, California
A wonderful Vintage Spool Holiday Workshop
- Students will choose from many of Verna's Christmas patterns. Some are being taken out of retirement especially for this event. Patterns are Christmas Greetings, Wintergreen Lane, Merry & Bright, Noel, 25 Days Until, A Joyous Christmas and Christmas Treasures.
- Verna will teach needle turn appliqué & the starch method of appliqué demo will also be given. There will also be demonstrations on stitchery and making holiday stockings. 
- 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
- Show & tell holiday tea & terrific door prizes.
- Secret Santa 
- Morning coffee and light pastries
- Afternoon sweet treat
- Additional Vintage Spool goodies

Cost of retreat is $265. A $75 deposit will be charged at time of sign up and balance will be charged on October 8, 2019. 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 20, 2019. Regular sign-ups begin on AUGUST 21, 2019 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 8, 2019.  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 will apply per night. They include 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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