Anabella’s Cross Stitch Retreats

Cross Stitch Retreats

From all 4 corners of the USA join us for wonderful retreats with all of your Stitchy friends and favorites cross stitch designers.

2022 Locations

Autumn – Asheville, North Carolina – 11/4/22 – 11/6/22 ~ Stitching With The Housewives Guest Designers ~ SOLD OUT


2023 Locations

Winter – Palm Beach, Florida – 1/6/23 – 1/8/23 ~Primrose Cottage Stitches ~ SOLD OUT

Spring – Lansing, Michigan – 4/28/23 – 4/30/23 ~ Teresa Kogut Guest Designer  ~ SOLD OUT

Summer  2023 ~ No Summer Retreats! Enjoy your vacations and your summer!

Autumn – Lake Junaluska, NC 10/27/23 – 10/29/23 ~ Stitching With The Housewives
Registration Opens Saturday April 15th at 12 noon Eastern Standard Time


2024 Locations

Winter – Orlando, Florida – 1/5/24 – 1/7/24
Spring – San Diego, California – 4/26/24 – 4/28/24
Summer – Seattle, Washington – 7/26/24 – 7/28/24 – Jeannette Douglas Designs ~ Guest Designer
Western North Carolina – 10/18/24 – 10/20/24

2025 and More locations coming soon!

All Things Spring Cross Stitch Retreat
Registration Information Packet

Registration is Closed
Event is Sold Out!



All Things Spring With Anabella's

Read What Our Retreat Attendees Have To Say!

This has been a DREAM! Awesome planning and wonderful trip! Over the moon happy that we met so many stitchy friends and finished a fun project with Priscilla and Chelsea! You know how to throw a party! 

Julie P

Thank you for hosting this retreat and bringing Priscilla & Chelsea to NC. I feel like I could not have had a better first time retreat! The designs and gifts and all the lovely attendees exceeded my expectations!

Robyn B

I made it home safe and sound! This retreat was amazing beyond words! Thank you Anabella’s,  and all my new stitchy friends ❤️
Noelle W

I loved every minute of the retreat! You did an amazing job Elayne!

Deana S

Loved every minute of this weekend! Thank you!

Susan K

I had so much fun and met so many wonderful people! Thank you so much to you and your team!!

Cyndi M

Thank you for a fabulous retreat!

The Crafty World

Elayne has done a fabulous job hosting this retreat. We are having a blast at the Anabella’s All Things Autumn Retreat!

Chantelle D

It truly was the very best time! Thank you for all you did to make it so special for us!

Josie C

I had a fabulous time


This was my first cross stitch retreat and I loved every minute. I came alone, but was not alone for long! It takes a village and many behind the scene helpers to create such a great experience. Thank you everyone

Laura N

Thank you so much for all the hard work you put in to make it a wonderful retreat. You all did an amazing job!
Ella B

Thank you for the most amazing retreat! So many new friends and memories. You are the best Elayne!
Deborah J

Thanks so much for everything Elayne! You and all of your helpers put on a wonderful retreat!
Beth M

Such an awesome retreat! Will forever cherish the memories, friendships, and spending quality time with Elayne, Priscilla, and Chelsea! Thanks everyone in the “village” for a totally, terrific time.
Sharon M