Understand your requirements:
Carefully evaluate the size, style and complexity of the work that you want done. Make sure that fully understand exactly what you want done from an experienced embroiderer so that you can find the right person.
Check Yellow Pages:
The yellow pages are a good place to start as they are comprehensive and can be found throughout all localities. Find the section for embroidery and you will find a decent list of many different individuals and companies that you can contact. Be sure to call different listings to get a good idea of pricing and the time it might take to get your work done.
The internet is a valuable tool when trying to do research on anything. You will find a massive amount of websites from both companies and individuals that can meet your embroidery needs. Be sure to carefully read through the websites and make a note of their contact information. You can even sent an email directly if you have any questions regarding the pricing and scale of work required.
Visit fabric supply shops:
You can visit your local fabric supply shops as they deal in all types of materials and machines that are used for embroidery. Here you might find a bulletin board with people offering their embroidery services for relatively low cost. Be sure to talk to the manager of the shop as he or she is in a good position to guide you. You may be able to put up a flyer stating your need for an experienced embroiderer in these shops. Always ask permission before putting up any flyers in a shop or store.
Visit arts and crafts stores:
Visit some local arts and crafts stores and talk to the manager about your need for an experienced embroiderer. He or she may be able to help you find someone. These stores often have bulletin boards which people can use to post their services or needs in this field.