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Yellow Envelope Challenge

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Royal Easter Show 2021

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Margaret Oppen Competition Information

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Member Benefits

Why Join?

We’re delighted that you’re thinking of joining the Guild!
You’ll enjoy the friendship of like-minded stitchers and be part of a community dedicated to creativity and the art of embroidery – sharing it, preserving it, loving it!

There are also a few more tangible benefits:  
  Involvement in our local and special interest Member Groups and their many activities  
  Discounts on classes and correspondence courses 
  Sharing in the vast range of skills that our top notch tutors and experienced members bring to the party 
  Great value buying for all your stitching supplies at The Threaded Needle 
  Borrowing privileges at the Guild’s extensive Members’ Library of over 5,500 books, portfolios and video resources 
  Access to The Collection, our archive of beautiful and historical embroidered heirlooms 
  Use of facilities at the Guild’s Headquarters in Concord West 
  Members’ magazine, The Record (10 issues per year)
  Invitations to exhibitions, Members’ meetings – and invitations to get involved in your Guild!