Crafty Stitchers


Who are we? What do we do?

We are a friendly group who share an interest in textiles which includes hand and machine embroidery, felt making, quilting and other textile related activities.

We share our knowledge together, through invited speakers, workshops and group led practical sessions.

We meet on the 2nd Saturday of the month at Braunstone West Social Centre, St Mary's Avenue, off Braunstone Lane, Leicester LE3 3FT 2.00pm for 2.15 start, with time to socialise.

Everyone is welcome, we have a varied mix of members of all abilities and interests.

Membership is £40, visitors £5.

We also have a Stitch and Chat group on alternate Fridays 2.00pm till 4.00pm at Braunstone Town Civic centre, Kingsway, Braunstone Leicester LE3 3PP

If you would like to find out more please contact -
Susan Flint Chair 0116 4299458 or
Briony Willig Secretary 0116 2872531

Membership numbers: 23


Competitions are held each year and judged by members at our Christmas social in December.

Categories are:

Any piece started at a workshop or monthly meeting.

A piece worked from a theme chosen for the year.

2022 is ‘New Beginnings’

Group Project

We are currently in the planning stages for a group project for 2022.