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LoveQuiltsUK - Mackinley-Jack's quilt

Mackinley-Jack's quilt    (Quilt Completed)

Born:December 2009
Illness: Chairi malformation , syringomyelia , hydrochepalus,epilepsy

Theme: Disney (Emergency Quilt)

Quilt delivered: 22nd Nov 2017
Photo of Mackinley-Jack

Thank you

A very happy Mackinley-Jack this morning his quilt arrived. Will get a better picture when he feeling a bit better. Thank you all so much for this. You are all amazing for what you do for these children xx



Finished photos


Photo of Mackinley-Jacks quilt

Photo of Mackinley-Jacks quilt

Photo of Mackinley-Jacks quilt


Quilted by: Angela

Individual squares

Cross stitch square for Mackinley-Jack's quilt
Stitched by: Jane (+)
Submitted: Feb 2017

Cross stitch square for Mackinley-Jack's quilt
Stitched by: Jenny (+)
Submitted: Jan 2016

Cross stitch square for Mackinley-Jack's quilt
Stitched by: Jenny (+)
Submitted: Sep 2016

Cross stitch square for Mackinley-Jack's quilt
Stitched by: Joanne (+)
Submitted: Jun 2016

Cross stitch square for Mackinley-Jack's quilt
Stitched by: Kirsty Edgcumbe (+)
Submitted: Apr 2017

Cross stitch square for Mackinley-Jack's quilt
Stitched by: Lou Lou (+)
Submitted: May 2016

Cross stitch square for Mackinley-Jack's quilt
Stitched by: Miss Debbie Elkington (+)
Submitted: Nov 2017

Cross stitch square for Mackinley-Jack's quilt
Stitched by: Monika (+)
Submitted: Jun 2016

Cross stitch square for Mackinley-Jack's quilt
Stitched by: Nicola (+)
Submitted: Apr 2017

Cross stitch square for Mackinley-Jack's quilt
Stitched by: Paula Dewar (+)
Submitted: Feb 2015

Cross stitch square for Mackinley-Jack's quilt
Stitched by: Paula Dewar (+)
Submitted: Jul 2016

Cross stitch square for Mackinley-Jack's quilt
Stitched by: Verity (+)
Submitted: Nov 2016

Cross stitch square for Mackinley-Jack's quilt
Stitched by: Zoe Spooner (+)
Submitted: Oct 2016


Card

Card for Mackinley-Jack
Stitched by: Heather

Biography

Mackinley became ill on his 3rd birthday complaining of headaches and numbness in his limbs. After an mri he was diagnosed with chairi malformation . He had surgery to try and help but more problems occured he developed hydrochepalus and had to have a shunt fitted after which he had a brain bleed. He then developed epilepsy .

Within that time his chairi had gotten progressively worse so had another mri which showed he has developed syringomyelia he regularly loses use of his limbs and uses a wheelchair . He sleeps alot and has serious balance issues so cant play like children of his age do . He doesnt currently go to school his teacher comes to our home as he not well enough to be in school. He has regular operations to try to make him more comfortable . But there is no known cure for his conditions.


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