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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.

Rachel Daisy

What a delight to have the very colourful Rachel Daisy speak at out September meeting. This was after a well attended workshop on the weekend where members constructed blocks for their own version of Grow Free, Wildflowers. After just two … Continue reading

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Waverley Patchworkers at Showcase 2022

Members of our group entered many quilts in this event which was held in real life after delays and a virtual showcase last year. Waverley Patchworkers also provided support in the form of sponsorship of major awards including Excellence in … Continue reading

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They came for the scones and stayed for the quilts

What an amazing weekend for quilt lovers. The 2022 Quilt Show exceeded all expectations of both the organisers and the viewers. Here is a little sample of what went on at the Show. Set up on the Friday went very … Continue reading

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Quilt Show Award Winners

The Waverley Quilt Show is an exhibition of members work. Each member is encouraged to exhibit their recent work. Given that it has been four years since our last show the number and size of quilts was very impressive. It … Continue reading

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Raffle Winner

The winning ticket in the raffle conducted in conjunction with the Bright and Beautiful Quilt Show is number 2465 held by Susan Kefalianos of Hawthorn. Susan is thrilled to be the lucky winner of the quilt Chasing Rainbows.

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Bright and Beautiful

Our 2022 Quilt Show is nearly here! Make sure you visit our wonderfulBright and Beautiful show on Saturday June 4 and Sunday June 5. Over 100 member quilts on display plus a challenge, special Art Quilt display and demonstrations from … Continue reading

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40th Birthday Celebration – updated with Award Winners

It was a long time coming but at last we were able to celebrate and we did so in style. In the beautiful surrounds of the Box Hill Golf Course we caught up with friends, stitched, laughed, stitched some more … Continue reading

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Events in 2022

Planning for the year has taken place and already changes have had to be made. First up for the year is a picnic. This will be held at Nortons Park, from 10.30 to 2.30 on Monday 7 February. Entry from … Continue reading

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Waverley at Showcase

Like many events in the past two years, Victorian Quilters had to radically change the way Quilt Showcase was presented. In 2020 it was cancelled and in 2021 it became a virtual show. Congratulations to Victorian Quilters and convenor Linda … Continue reading

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Glorious Landscapes

In November we had to meet virtually once again and our wonderful speaker Gloria Loughman made sure we ended the year in a spectacular fashion. The presentation on creating landscape quilts was a true master class. Gloria uses photography as … Continue reading

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