Links to suppliers and associates you might find useful
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Discount codes for the online suppliers can be found in the members’ area of The Embroiderers’ Guild Website. You will need your membership number to access this area. If you need help identifying your number, please see the membership secretary Chris Cook. For problems accessing the website please see a member of the committee.
33 Havelock Street, Swindon, SN1 1SD
Haberdashery, knitting wools & accessories, large range of quality fabrics, comprehensive range of craft supplies, curtain & upholstery fabrics – and all threads accessories. Now has extended premises and operates a quick & efficent Mail Order service
Contact: 01793 536778 Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Unit 27, BSS House, Cheney Manor Industrial Estate, Swindon, SN2 2PJ Dress & Quilting Fabrics, Needles, Pins & Threads, Haberdashery, Knitting Yarns & Patterns, Sewing, Buttons & Ribbons, Wool (Free Parking)
Contact : 07799 605045
Make and Craft
You may be interested in checking out this site which is listed as the No.1 magazine for the Craft Community. It contains profiles from Artists' and Crafters' with interviews and tips (including our own Kath Danswan)
A place for textile and fibre artists to be inspired, learn from the best, promote their work, communicate with like-minded creative individuals and keep up to date with the latest book releases and exhibitions.
Just Hands On TV
Online classes for patchwork, quilting and textile art. Registration is free. Access to newsletter, courses, exhibitions limited full length videos with tutorials, tips and interviews (which are free to view) and access to shop supplies. Subscriber rate available for access to a greater number of resources.
Mulberry Silks - Patricia Wood's unique selection of hand-wound silk threads in beautiful colour schemes for hand and machine embroidery, Lace-making, Quilting, Smocking etc. Patricia is an ardent supporter of the branch. See Patricia's website www.mulberrysilks-patriciawood.com
Gillsew Embroidery Supplies
Contact Gillian Swift on 01494-881886 or email : email@example.com or firstname.lastname@example.org
Price List available on website www.gillsew.co.uk
Kemtex Educational Supplies
Suppliers of dyes and auxiliaries for dyeing and printing textiles and associated chemicals - www.kemtex.co.uk
Art Van Go
Suppliers of fine art and textile materials with a shop in Knebworth - www.artvango.co.uk
Supplies of a wide range of fabrics for the theatre and textile worlds - www.whaleys-bradford.ltd.uk
A good selection of creative embroidery products, specialising in silk painting - www.rainbowsilks.co.uk
THREADS IN FUSION - New magazine published by one of our members
Members might like to check out Dale Rollerson’s new e-magazine. It is produced by The Thread Studio and Kath Danswan has an article in the first edition - which is all about silk products and very well produced. www.thethreadstudio.com
ARDINGTON SCHOOL OF CRAFTS LTD
SCHOOL ROAD, ARDINGTON, OXFORDSHIRE OX12 8PN
Ardington School offer craft courses for adults in everything from stone carving and silverwork to calligraphy and embroidery. Many very well known tutors and courses to suit all levels of ability.
Details: Tel: '01235 833433 Email : email@example.com, www.ardingtonschoolofcrafts.com
[ NB: Some of our members consider this to be a possible replacement for Urchfont Manor]