Sunday, October 21, 2012

Quilt Taffy Retreat 2012

My sister and I got home to my house yesterday afternoon about 4 pm.  We had such a wonderful time.  (Lots of sewing, three fantastic meals a day, snacks, prizes, surprises hanging on our doors every morning).

Our fabulous hostess, Corrie Munson
Our amazing cook, Stacey Lytle
Conifer Lodge McCall Idaho

Conifer Lodge Great Room
Looking from Kitchen to Stairs (Lodge has three floors!)
Dining Area looking into Great Room (furniture was moved and tables set up)
Huge Kitchen

Learned how to make CUTE purse
Quilt that I choose to work on!

I needed 200 nine patches for my quilt.  These are just a few.
First finished block (Nine Nine Patch!)
Gift exchange Handmade flowers from first night social
First finished quilt made by Des

Busy Beaver Peggy

Busy Beaver Ramona
 Most of the beautiful women of Quilt Taffy Retreat 2012
Des' Outdoor Photo Shoot!

 I don't think that anyone went away from the Retreat unhappy!  Thank you Corrie, Stacey and all of her little helpers for such a fantastic retreat!!!


  1. Looks like a good time was had by all. I love quilting retreats!!

  2. And how about "Sassy Pants Sandy". Super fun meeting you and sewing by you. I'll look forward to seeing your progress on that lovely Chippewa Nine Patch!!

  3. Your retreat sounds wonderful. Love your little purse. Can't wait to see more of your quilt.

  4. Thanks for sharing all these wonderful pictures! Looks like everyone had a fabulous time at your retreat! Fun..Fun!

  5. Ha, ha, wasn't expecting to see my face when I came to your blog. It was fun! So glad you and Vicki could make it. I can't wait to see your quilt progress too, that's a lot of little nine patches.

  6. Great post Sandy! Makes me wish I was still there. I'm glad you got my little flower vases. It seems you've accomplished quite a bit already this year...I look forward to watching for more finishes. :-)