February 15, 2018 – February 18, 2018
When:February 15, 2018 – February 18, 2018
Where: Hampton Inn & Suites - Orange Beach
Address: 25518 Perdido Beach Blvd, Orange Beach, Alabama 36561
Phone: (251) 923-4400
Registration at www.cross-stitchretreats.com
Great retreat for beach lovers! Average temp is 80 degrees in February! Warm enough to get your toes in the surf and sand! Beautiful view from an oceanfront meeting room.
The retreat will be held at Hampton Inn & Suites Orange Beach. It is a beautiful ocean front location, convenient location, grocery shopping, restaurants and drug stores all within very easy walking distance,and just about a 15 minute drive from many more great restaurants in Gulf Shores. Closest airport is Pensacola FL about 10 minutes away. We will have the meeting room all day Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday. There is a free hot breakfast included with your stay.
Retreat will be open to ...40 people although it may possible to expand if needed.
Standard rooms with 2 queens will be available for $129.00 + tax per night (beachfront) or $117.00 without a beach view. There is free parking in the parking garage that is attached to the property.
There will be 2 exchanges for this retreat:
MYSTERY BOX EXCHANGE
Simply buy a decorative box or basket and get started! Please wrap and number each exchange item according to the list. I ask that 80-90% of your items be stitching items or stitching related! Use your imagination and have fun with it!
1) My favorite stitching "thing"-Can be a designer you want to share or your new favorite stitching accessory
2) Your must have when traveling with your stitching
3) Something froggy. Lets ward off the bad stitching spirits LOL!
4) Something orange or blue
5) Something crimson or white
6) Something beachy
7) Something crabby
8) Something cottony
9) Something "spacey"
10) A notecard with a little something about you on it
Since we're meeting just after the new year, lets exchange favorite stitchy organizing tool! What is your best kept organization secret? Why not share it?