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Thursday 17th October 2019

Christmas Jumpers

a mini workshop to make decorations for our tree at St John's Church

led by Marianne Young

7 - 9 pm
Stamford AFC Club Room
Borderville Sports Centre
Ryhall Road, Stamford, PE9 1US

The venue is on the first floor, but there is a lift for easy access.
Well lit parking available outside the centre.

Hot and cold drinks are available from the bar before the meeting.
This is a great time to have a chat with like minded people.
Meetings are on 3rd Thursday of each month 7.00 for 7.15 - 9.00pm

This is how our members describe us:
Welcoming,  Friendly,  Educational,  Inspiring,  Encouraging

The membership fees are £40 per year. This may be paid in 1 or 2 instalments. Visitors pay £5 per meeting for up to 3 meetings.  We have a shared interest in all things embroidery and textiles.  We range from those new to stitching to experienced embroiderers.

If you would like to come to a meeting you can either just turn up, or alternatively email us on:

We have a varied programme with speakers, member led
workshops and day  workshops

Each year we hold 3 or 4 full day workshops at Easton-On-The-Hill village hall. Most workshops have a visiting tutor and are  very enjoyable events here we can learn a new technique or deepen our knowledge of embroidery. Details are in programme notes below.

Check us out on our Facebook page,
Rutland & Stamford Branch of the Embroiderers' Guild


Chair - Jane Pullan

Secretary - Sarah Donnelly

Borderville Sports Centre

Tuesday 1st October
9.30 am - 12.30 am

Stitch and Chat

Bring your stitching, have a cuppa and a chat.

£3 per session to include tea, coffee and biscuits.

Easton on the Hill Village Hall

Just come along or contact Sarah

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Friday 22nd November 2019

Winter Garland

Mellymade Designs

using transfer dyes, organza and a soldering iron

to be held at
Easton on the Hill Village Hall
email to book your place
£30 for members £40 non-members

our Monthly Guild Meetings are held at:
Borderville Sports Centre
Ryhall Road, Stamford

Contact Sarah

EG Books

EG Books

Each month members are invited to take part in the EG book sample swap.  You can make one piece for your own book and a second to swap with another member. 

If you don't already have a book or you book is now full you can collect a new book at one of our Guild meetings.  

The prompts include a theme, a colour and a stitch.  

These are starting points so you can choose one or all of the prompts.

for October 2019 meeting

Theme:  Vintage
Colour:  muted colours
Stitch:   satin stitch

Sarah Donnelly,
15 Aug 2019, 08:44
Sarah Donnelly,
27 Sep 2019, 02:57
Sarah Donnelly,
27 Sep 2019, 02:59
Sarah Donnelly,
30 Aug 2019, 05:58