Stitch by Stitch Retreat 2024

Mohonk Mountain House

Feb. 25-27, 2024

Retreat information

Mohonk Mountain House

Retreat Date: Sunday, Feb. 25th thru Tuesday, Feb. 27th

The price of the retreat is $365.

Retreat price includes Welcome Cocktail Party, Access to the Stitching Room, Goodie Bag filled with fun things and an exclusive project and access to shop trunk shows provided by our visiting dignitaries! Snacks and waters will be available in our stitching room.

Room Rates:

Single Room - $585 plus tax

Double Room - $470 plus tax

Room Rate includes Dinner Sunday nite, Breakfast/Lunch/Dinner Monday and Breakfast and Lunch on Tuesday. The rate also includes resort fee, tips, Yoga and Meditation Fitness Classes and Outdoor Winter activities such as Ice Skating, Hiking and Snowshoeing.

Dignitaries Attending Retreat

We are excited to announce that Kate Dickerson, Kim Walton, Audra Daughtry and Elaine Aidonidis will be attending the retreat! Kate, Kim and Audra will have mini trunk shows during the retreat and plan to stitch and enjoy your company. Elaine will run the optional techniques class and will also be stitching with the retreat group!

Schedule of Events/Activities Available at Mohonk

Sunday, Feb. 25th Arrival Day

The Stitching Room will be open beginning at Noon.

Lunch is available at the Main Resort Building (Lunch the first day not included in your rate)

Welcome Cocktail Party begins at 5:00PM

Dinner in the main dining room

Stitching Room remains open until 9:30PM

Monday, Feb 26th

Breakfast available in the main dining room (Stitch by Stitch will have an area set aside)

8:30AM-10:00AM 1st Session: Optional Techniques Class with Elaine Aidonidis

10:00AM-9:30PM Open Stitching Time/Shop the Trunk Shows

Lunch and Dinner in the Main Dining room

Tuesday, Feb. 27th

8:30AM-10AM 2nd Session: Optional Techniques Class with Elaine Aidonidis

10:00-3:00PM Open Stitching Time


You are free to use the amenities at the resort. Please make your own Spa appointments, work out in the gym, swim in the pool, hike the grounds (weather permitting), take a tour...there is plenty to do at Mohonk!!!

Optional Class

Landscape Techniques - Elaine Aidonidis

Elaine will teach flower and shrub/grass techniques.

2 classes. 1.5 hours each. 8:30-10AM Monday & Tuesday $60 for the two sessions.

Lottery Sign Up & Retreat Info.

You may register with up to 3 needlepoint friends

When you sign up, you may sign up with three friends. Those friends should also register...increasing your chances of getting into the retreat. You can also sign up by yourself or in a smaller group!!!

We will draw names on Wednesday, September 20th and we will let lottery winners know on Thursday, September 21st. We will also create a waitlist in the event folks chosen don't confirm within 48 hours.

Lottery winners will be asked pay for their retreat fee ($365) within 48 hours of notification from Stitch by Stitch. This fee cannot be refunded or cancelled. Should a conflict arise in a schedule, you can transfer the retreat spot to another needlepoint friend and let us know. You will get information on how to book your room at the special Retreat price we have negotiated. You will also have the option to sign up for the optional techniques class.

Prior to the retreat, you can let us know if you have any allergies or dietary restrictions. The resort meals are buffet style so there should be adequate choices for all.

You will be stitching your own projects during the retreat so plan to bring your own tools, lighting, laying tools, stands if you need to use them for your project. The stitching room is large and has lots of windows/lighting...but can predict sunshine or clouds so plan accordingly.

The forms to enter the lottery will be live on this page 8AM September 14th!!!!

Mohonk Mountain House

1000 Mountain Rest Rd

New Paltz, NY 12561

Nearby Airports: Mohonk Mountain House is 25 miles from in Newburgh, 70 miles from Albany International Airport, and less than 100 miles from New York City airports.


Needlepoint Retreat at Mohonk Mountain House

Join us February 25-27th at Mohonk Mountain House.