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About Waverley

Waverley Patchworkers Inc is a group of about 300 patchwork and quilting enthusiasts located in the eastern suburbs of Melbourne, Victoria, Australia. We meet regularly to share our passion for all things textile.

Michelle de Groot

We had a lot of fun at our March meeting when quilt designer and teacher Michelle de Groot came to visit. She started as a hand piecer and hand quilter, then bought a sewing machine, then a bigger one and … Continue reading

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March meeting

Long time member and serving on the committee for the second time, Dianne brought took the quilt stack of her spare bed to show us at the March meeting. This first quilt began in a sampler class with Hazel at … Continue reading

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February 2019 Show and Tell

We love to see completed work by members at any time of the year. When will your next quilt feature here? Gift Quilts

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February Feast of Quilts

Fortunately there were lots of helpers to hold up the quilts at our February meeting, there were so many on show. Click on any image to have a closer look. First up new committee member Wendy who is our Library … Continue reading

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Mrs Martin our February Guest Speaker

Many of you will have seen Karen Martin and her shop at a Waverley Patchworkers Quilt Show. You will also find her shop supporting lots of other events in the area. On March 2 she is organising a show herself. … Continue reading

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January 2019 Show and Tell

A warm night in January, a quiz, mini pavlovas and something to stick. So started the year for Waverley Patchworkers. It was lovely to catch up with everyone and return all those books that we have been storing for so … Continue reading

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What’s happening in 2019

The complete calendar of events was distributed to members in their Newsletter last year. If you cannot find your copy or just want to check some dates you can download a copy from the Forms Page. Or just click here … Continue reading

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November meeting

It was a full house for the last meeting for 2018. Always a popular sit and sew night enhanced by the seasonal fun and jollities.   Instead of gifts members brought grocery items complete with reusable shopping bags for the … Continue reading

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Changing the Guard

Our Annual General Meeting is a time for reflection and renewal. Looking back on the past year and looking forward to another fantastic year at Waverley Patchworkers. We were much relieved when President Jill confirmed she would take on a … Continue reading

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Birthday Meeting

Waverley Celebrated 37 years with a Sit and Sew meeting, lots of chatter and certificates for members who had reached 10, 20 and 30 year milestones. The present went to Waverley Benevolent Society in the form of a cheque for … Continue reading

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