Join Stitchtopia for an embroidery retreat based in the heart of the Northamptonshire countryside. The Staverton Park Hotel & Golf Club is the perfect location to unwind and enjoy a bit of ‘me’ time with a heated swimming pool, sauna and spa pool on site, and a fabulous workshop room for our embroidery sessions. This 2-night retreat is the ideal opportunity to meet like-minded people, learn a new skill or indulge in your favourite hobby.
Workshop information: As Summer moves through to Autumn, learn how to embroider two seasonal brooches. Both are stitched using beautiful pure silk threads on pale grey linen and include a range of surface embroidery stitches including: silk shading, detached and closed fly stitches, padded satin stitch, trellis stitch, fishbone stitch and pistil stitch.When your embroidery is complete, you will be shown how to make it up into two brooches of 5 cm diameter complete with pin fastening and felt on the reverse, just in time for Autumn and Remembrance Day!
Make your own way to Staverton Park Hotel & Golf, arriving from 3pm. This evening, meet your fellow crafters before dinner which is served from 7pm.
After breakfast, enjoy a full day of workshops with your qualified tutor. We will break for lunch at the hotel and enjoy snacks, tea and coffee served throughout the day.
Dinner will be served in the hotel from 7pm.
After breakfast, enjoy a full day of workshops with your qualified tutor. We will break for lunch at the hotel and enjoy snacks, tea and coffee throughout the day.
Our final workshop will come to an end at 4pm. From here, you can depart at your leisure.
Tour Notes: Although there are no mobility requirements for this tour, please note that you will need to be able to make your own way between our workshop room, your bedroom and the restaurant, which could involve walks of up to 5 minutes. If you require full disabled access please check with us before booking.
Single Room Supplement from £69.00 (3 days).
You will stay for two nights at the 3-star Staverton Park Hotel & Golf.
This stylish and contemporary four-star hotel is ideally located in the heart of the Northamptonshire countryside. In a convenient location, Staverton Park Hotel & Golf Club is easily accessible from the M1, M6, M40 and Birmingham Airport, and is just a short drive to Northampton and Coventry.
Single Room Supplement from £69.00