"The purpose of the Smocking Arts Guild of America is to preserve and foster the art of smocking and related needlework for future generations through education, service, communication and quality workmanship."

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SAGA National Events




Mystery of the Five Diamonds Smock-Along

The Mystery of the Five Diamonds Smock-Along with Barbara Meger has started! Join our Facebook Group by clicking here. The sixth and final clue is posted. You must log in and you will find it in the member's section of the website! Happy Stitching! 
Please note:  All Smock-a-Long clues are listed under The Forms and Documents Tab on the SAGA Home page.


SAGA Smock Across America Retreat in Valley Forge!

Registration is now open! Again we apologize for any inconvenience! Register Here!

If you are an international member and the registration will not allow you to register without a US address, just put in the SAGA address and we will contact you to obtain your correct address. We are sorry for the inconvenience!

The Brochure for the Valley Forge Retreat can be downloaded below.

Register with the hotel here!

Shuttle Transportation for the Valley Forge Retreat

Click on the link for the Shuttle Transportation info for the Retreat in Valley Forge!  Reservations are a great idea, and if paying by Credit card, you need to fill out the attached CC authorization form!

See you in Valley Forge!

Smock Across America Contest

  Do you see White? White is the color for the Chicago Smock Across America Contest! Get those creative juices flowing and stitch up your entry for the contest. Click on the file below for the complete rules and where to send your entry. The winner will receive a puff iron!


SAGA Board Announces Smock Across America!

View the details for all 3 Retreats!


Valley Forge Retreat

Come Join us for the Valley Forge Retreat, October 8-11, 2015!