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Welcome to the website of the East Midlands Region Embroiderers’ Guild (EMREG).

Due to Covid Restrictions, Branches are unable to meet at present, but several are now meeting on a regular basis through Zoom.  Both for regular talks by leading exponents from the Textile world as well as Stitch and Chat sessions.

Check out the Branch Pages from Ashbourne, Chesterfield, DerbyshireRutland & Stamford or West Bridgford to see what they are currently offering through Zoom.  

Members from other Branches or anyone interested in the textile world could possibly join in these meetings.   
Click on the Branch name to go to their page for details of who to contact and how to join in with Zoom meetings. 

Our site is intended for all those with an interest in embroidery and textiles, and whether your interest is in stitching, in research or just a general one, our website should have something for you. By browsing through this site you will see we have a great deal to offer you by way of Talks, Workshops, Exhibitions and Events, as well as opportunities to meet up with like minded people, where to buy products to help you create your own work or even where to go for further research.

Follow the links to find out more about us, discover how we can help you with your creativity or research and see just how much is happening in this Region of the Guild.

Click here for more about us.

Below is a snippet of each of the Recent News and Announcements from the Region and its Branches.


  • Latest News and Announcements from the Region and its Branches
  • Mary Sleigh Colour Workshop -
    Posted 11 Feb 2021, 06:26 by IT Admin
  • Daventry, Rugby and District Embroiderers' Guild - Spring Workshops
    Posted 11 Feb 2021, 06:19 by IT Admin
  • Zoom Meetings: Several Branches are now offering Zoom meetings for both talks by Textile Artists and Workshops.   Check out the Branch Pages from Ashbourne, Chesterfield, Derbyshire or Rutland & Stamford to see what ...
    Posted 11 Feb 2021, 06:13 by IT Admin
  • A new Book by Jenny King The Pilgrim Embroideries  -  Made in Retford by Jenny King.The book charts the making of the Pilgrim Embroideries to commemorate the Mayflower 400 celebrations.   The five large, detailed embroideries have ...
    Posted 1 Oct 2020, 03:49 by IT Admin
  • "Kickstart" 2020/21 - Re-Launch From the Kickstart Education Scheme an exciting new opportunity ‘The Self-led Development Route’ Participants lead themselves through a learning process to further their knowledge and/or skill in either ...
    Posted 28 Jan 2021, 07:59 by IT Admin
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