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Welcome to the website of the East Midlands Region Embroiderers’ Guild. Our site is intended for all those with an interest in embroidery and textiles; and whether your interest is in stitching, 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, Events as well as being able 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.

The East Midlands Region of the Embroiderers' Guild covers Lincolnshire, Nottinghamshire, Derbyshire, Leicestershire, Rutland and Northamptonshire.  In each county there are several Branches, who run their own individual programmes, on different days and at different times.  To find your nearest we have provided a map with all Branches shown.

The Regional Committee also arranges several Events during the year, which, once a Member of the Embroiderers' Guild, you would be able to attend.  These include our weekend Summer School, our Regional Day; a day for all interested in Embroidery and Textiles and "Kickstart" our annual inspirational education programme and exhibition.  

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

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
  • CANCELLATION Rutland & Stamford Meeting 15th February - Wendy Dolan has cancelled due to illness.
    Posted 14 Feb 2018, 04:50 by Erica Thomson
  • Wendy Dolan Summer School course FULL Booking for Summer School began on 1st January and there are no places remaining on Wendy's course.If you are considering booking a place on a course with either ...
    Posted 2 Feb 2018, 09:53 by Erica Thomson
  • Extended deadline for Uttoxeter British Quit and Stitch Village Dear allWe have heard that there has been an extension to the deadline for entry to the British Quilt and Stitch Village Show at Uttoxeter (April).  Entry form(s ...
    Posted 28 Jan 2018, 08:22 by Deborah Phillpott
  • Wendy Dolan ‘Layers, Paint & Stitch’ Rutland & Stamford would like to extend a welcome to members of other branches to hear our speaker. Wendy will be a tutor at the 2018 Regional Summer School. 7 for ...
    Posted 25 Jan 2018, 04:55 by Erica Thomson
  • Textile Exhibition in Oundle CONTRASTS An exhibition celebrating the diversity of creative interpretation from a group of ten textile artists called All Threaded Together will be held at the Yarrow Gallery, Oundle, PE8 4JF ...
    Posted 9 Jan 2018, 05:51 by IT Admin
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