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LoveQuiltsUK - Rory S's quilt

Rory S's quilt    (Quilt currently being assembled)

Born:28/12/10
Illness: Hypotonia, visually impaired, chronic lung disease

Theme: Toy Story

Quilt currently being assembled
Photo of Rory S

Biography

I'm not sure how to summarise his life but here my best shot! Rory was born weighing in at 1lb 13oz, he arrived 16 weeks before his due date.

The days, weeks and months that followed were fraught with complications and medical emergencies. He visited several hospitals, had numerous surgeries as well as being too unwell for some. However after battling in the NNU for 7 long months he was finally allowed home to his loving parents.

This is where Rory's journey really began, being on 24 hoour oxygen made things complicated and having nearly no immune system also caused issues. At 10 months he caught Bronc and was readmitted for 7 weeks in isolation. At this point it was clear he wasn't developing as he should and this needed further investigation. He was in and out of hospitals with chest infections until he finally came off oxygen at the age of 3. Sadly then his gasto system decided to shut down, he was in agony 24 hours a day unable to eat or process any food or fluid. He spent nearly 3 months in 3 hospitals trying to get the the root of his condition. He now has a strict diet which has meant he lives relatively pain free. However recently we have had a few issues which have lead us back to being admitted to the local children's ward. He has had over 120 admissions to our local hospital alone. Initially Rory was on 32 doses of medication a day - this is now down to zero due to diet and therapy, although he does need some PRN.

Rory is a very happy outgoing 5 year old who attends our local school with the support of a TA. He loves the company of other children and is very cheery.



Patterns


1.Stitcher: Elaine, Peterborough, UK
Received

2.Woody in a sheriff star frame. Disney Pixar toy story 2 pattern, s30 woody.Stitcher: Julie, Portgordon, Scotland
Received

3.Disney punto Croce Mr and Mrs potato headStitcher: Jenny, Rushden, UK
Received

4.Leisure arts book, toy story and beyond. To infinity and beyond. Buzz LightyearStitcher: Kathryn Noble, Portsmouth, UK
Received

5.Disney Punto croce Woody in blue circle Woody touching his hat in blue circle Stitcher: Moira Anne Jeffcoat, Birmingham, England
Received

6.Green alien from toy storyStitcher: Ann Woods, Crimplesham, England
Received

7.Bullseye the horse, Disney punto patternStitcher: Julie Edgcumbe, Haverhill, Suffolk, UK
Received

8.Leisure Arts Woody &Buzz Woody in red frameStitcher: Jan S, Enid, Oklahoma, USA
Received

9.Slinky and HammStitcher: Seren Senior, Derby, UK
Received

10.A punto croce pattern Buzz LightyearStitcher: Kirsty Edgcumbe, Haverhill, Suffolk , UK
Received

11.Stitcher: Jenny, Rushden, UK
Received

12.Label Stitcher: Sandra, Shefford, England
Received


Squares received

Cross stitch square for Rory S's quilt
Stitched by: Sandra
Submitted: Jan 2017

Cross stitch square for Rory S's quilt
Stitched by: Elaine
Submitted: Feb 2015

Cross stitch square for Rory S's quilt
Stitched by: Julie
Submitted: Jan 2017

Cross stitch square for Rory S's quilt
Stitched by: Jenny
Submitted: Feb 2017

Cross stitch square for Rory S's quilt
Stitched by: Kathryn Noble
Submitted: Apr 2017

Cross stitch square for Rory S's quilt
Stitched by: Moira Anne Jeffcoat
Submitted: Feb 2017

Cross stitch square for Rory S's quilt
Stitched by: Ann Woods
Submitted: Feb 2017

Cross stitch square for Rory S's quilt
Stitched by: Julie Edgcumbe
Submitted: Jan 2017

Cross stitch square for Rory S's quilt
Stitched by: Jan S
Submitted: Apr 2017

Cross stitch square for Rory S's quilt
Stitched by: Seren Senior
Submitted: Mar 2017

Cross stitch square for Rory S's quilt
Stitched by: Kirsty Edgcumbe
Submitted: Feb 2017

Cross stitch square for Rory S's quilt
Stitched by: Jenny
Submitted: Feb 2017


Fabric

Fabric for Rory S
Fabric for Rory S

Card

Card for Rory S
Stitched by: Jill Smith

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