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


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. 

We have had a super response to our online 'Pretty Deadly' Competition - 28 entries from 8 branches. 
Thank you to all who entered and voted - 169 members in all.

The Winner:

No.3  -  Sue Cork - Layers of Stitch (Grantham) 

Fly Agaric Mushroom - mainly in stump work.

For other results click here

You can still see all the other entries and read their backstories.

Here is a link to take you to the Pretty Deadly Photo Album 

Some members have sent more then one view of their piece and are numbered a, b and c.
Look through all 28 and note that you should be able to zoom in on the photos to see all the details in the work. 

You can also read about the background to each piece here.

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
  • REGIONAL DAY COMPETITION RESULTS - PRETTY DEADLY”We have had a super response to our online 'Pretty Deadly' Competition - 28 entries from 8 branches. Thank you to all who entered and voted  -  169 in all ...
    Posted 1 Jun 2020, 12:21 by Erica Thomson
  • Letter from the Regional Chair -Ann Pocklington The current pandemic is affecting the Region’s programme, as it is all aspects of our lives. It is becoming hackneyed to say ‘Our first concern is your welfare ‘ - but ...
    Posted 23 Mar 2020, 04:44 by IT Admin
  • Cancellation of Regional Day Raffle - 2020 Now Regional Day is cancelled this year in line with Goverment advice there is the issue of the Raffle we had organised. I have taken advice from Rushcliffe Borough Council ...
    Posted 20 Mar 2020, 03:33 by Pamela Keeling
  • Geology & Fossils Photos can now be viewed in the Photo Gallery by clicking here
    Posted 31 Jan 2020, 07:56 by Pamela Keeling
  • West Bridgford Branch Exhibition 20 20 Vision Close to Home is now on Our Exhibition West Bridgford Library is open now until 12th February See PHOTOS here. Poster attached below.West Bridgford Library, Bridgford Road NG2 6ATtel 0115 981 6506Opening hours ...
    Posted 22 Jan 2020, 01:19 by Erica Thomson
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