Retreat 2025

We are excited to announce our 2025 members retreat!! We are bringing you a retreat of 3 days uninterrupted sewing time.


Key information

  • 14-16th March
  • Access to the sewing room from 10am on Friday 14th March (you cannot check into your rooms until 2pm)
  • Sewing days run from Friday - Sunday 10am-4pm (you can access this throughout your stay so if you want to do a 24hr sewathon please feel free, however the committee will only be on hand at between 10am-4pm)
  • On Sunday room check out is 11am and the sewing room closes at 4pm
  • Additional nights stays can be booked directly with the hotel (if you let them know you are with us they will ensure you have the same room throughout your stay)
  • Wifi is available (we have tested it and it works really well)



The weekend will be an open format where everyone brings their own projects. So anyone can attend at ANY skill level from total beginner, keen quilter to an advanced patchwork. The room will be set up with a dedicated sewing space each, irons and ironing boards. You just need to bring the projects you want to work on, you sewing machine and kit and away you go. 



The retreat will be held at the lovely Sedgebrook Hall located in the beautiful village of Chapel Brampton in Northampton. The hotel also has a pool, jacuzzi, spa and gym which are free for use during the retreat. For those wanting a bit of pampering time there is also an onsite beauty salon. The location has beautiful grounds to relax and enjoy some outdoor space. We have a dedicated sewing space with a private coffee area only for our use with seating where you can break away. 


What's included

  • Single occupancy accommodation in a double bedroom with en-suite for Friday and Saturday night
  • There is lots of food included, with 2 x breakfast buffets (Sat/Sun), 3 x 2 course hot lunches (Fri/Sat/Sun) and 2 x 3 course A La Carte dinners (Fri/Sat)
  • There is also tea and coffees available throughout the day and a nice bar area to chill in the evenings. 
  • Use of pool, spa and gym throughout our stay
  • The cost of the retreat is £380.
  • We are offering a one off payment or a payment plan for attendees (as always if you want a different payment plan drop us an email and we will sort this for you.
  • To secure a place with a one off payment book here. You can also pay is by BACS which saves us some fees so if you want to do that please let us know.
  • To secure a place with a payment plan book hereYou can also pay is by BACS which saves us some fees so if you want to do that please let us know.
  • If you want to book and need a different financial arrangement drop us an email at
*This retreat is only open to members of CambridgshireMQG
** Our cancellation policy can be found here