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News 30 Nov 2013 - 23 Dec 2013



Quilt News
It's nearly Christmas, snow is falling on the LQUK website, so a little update of what's been going on for the last month or so at LoveQuiltsUK!

Six quilts have been delivered:

Ellie H's quilt (Disney Princesses) - quilted by Judith:

Photo of Ellie H's quilt


Owen M's quilt (Disney Pixar characters) - quilted by Carol:

Photo of Owen M's quilt


Jake S's quilt (Space) - quilted by Helle:

Photo of Jake S's quilt


Curtis R's quilt (Mickey Mouse) - quilted by Joanne:

Photo of Curtis R's quilt


Junior W's quilt (Disney Pixar Cars) - quilted by Vicky:

Photo of Junior W's quilt


Spring R's quilt (Nursery Rhymes) - quilted by Vicky:

Photo of Spring R's quilt


Thank you to all the stitchers and quilters for your amazing work on these quilts!


Several quilts have been opened/closed:

Zak H's quilt was opened and closed
Rebekah B's quilt was opened and closed
Travis B's quilt was opened and closed
Bethan G's quilt was opened and closed
Callum W 1's quilt was opened and closed


Gaynor has been busy taking on some new applications for April/May 2014 completions and sorting out their fabric ready for Kat to take back with her when she visits Gaynor over Christmas :)


Square News
We have received 55 squares! Many thanks to all those who stitched them!

  • Quilt Squares were received from:

    Anne, Sandefjord, Norway (for Cody G)
    Anne, Sandefjord, Norway (for Matthew T)
    Becky McLinn, Ulverston, UK (for Aimee F)
    EE(Beth)Filmer Adelaide Australia, (for Any child)
    EE(Beth)Filmer Adelaide Australia, (for Addy L)
    Elaine, Raby, NSW, Australia (for Luke S)
    Ellie, London, UK (for Thomas S)
    Erika Lowe, Manchester , UK (for Daisy L)
    Jan, Enid, Oklahoma, USA (for Jake G)
    Jan, Enid, Oklahoma, USA (for Aimee F)
    Jan, Enid, Oklahoma, USA (for Grace W)
    Jenny Elkington, Boston, uk (for Chelsea L)
    Jenny Elkington, Boston, uk (for Alliza-Lily)
    Jill Smith, Taunton, England (for Karise S)
    Jo Pollard, Worksop, United Kingdom (for Zac K)
    Jolie R., El Paso, TX, USA (for Jake G)
    Kate, Leics, UK (for Cody G)
    Kathryn, Wellington , New Zealand (for Mason F)
    Kaye, St Albans, England (for Stitch-a-long: Rainbows)
    Leanda Vickers, Oldham , England (for William D )
    Leanda Vickers, Oldham , England (for Grace W)
    Lesleyann Curran, Kilmarnock, Scotland (for Zac K)
    Lesleyann Curran, Kilmarnock, Scotland (for William D )
    Mariann, USA (for Karise S)
    Moira Anne Jeffcoat, Birmingham, England (for William D )
    Pam Codman, Tunbridge Wells, UK (for Zara G)
    Paula Dewar, Glasgow, Scotland (for Grace H)
    Paula Dewar, Glasgow, Scotland (for William D )
    Rebecca, Kettering, Northants, UK (for Nix L)
    Rebecca, Kettering, Northants, UK (for Zak H)
    Sam Hines, Birmingham, England (for Mason F)
    Sandra, Shefford, England (for Stitch-a-long: Frogs)
    Sandra, Shefford, England (for Luke B)
    Sarah W, Barnwell, England (for Isabella S)
    Shirley, Worthing, Sussex, England (for Luke S)
    Shirley, Worthing, Sussex, England (for Chelsea L)
    Susana Moniz, Lisbon, Portugal (for Stitch-a-long: Rainbows)
    Susana Moniz, Lisbon, Portugal (for Abigail W)
    Susana Moniz, Lisbon, Portugal (for Daisy L)
    Tandy, Eastbourne, UK (for Karise S)
    Tracey, Cardiff, Wales (for Grady-Finn)
    Tracey, Cardiff, Wales (for Zak H)
    Tracey, Cardiff, Wales (for Addy L)
    Tracey, Cardiff, Wales (for Jake G)


  • Any child squares were received from:

    EE(Beth)Filmer Adelaide Australia, for the Butterflies category
    EE(Beth)Filmer Adelaide Australia, for the Butterflies category
    Jill Smith, Taunton, England for the Animals (General) category
    Kate, Leics, UK for the Dance category
    Kathryn, Wellington , New Zealand for the Hearts category
    Kirsty Edgcumbe, Haverhill, Suffolk UK for the Cartoons: Non-Disney category
    Lesleyann Curran, Kilmarnock, Scotland for the Cartoons: Disney (General) category
    Rebecca, Kettering, Northants, UK for the Vehicles category
    Sarah W, Barnwell, England for the Hearts category
    Tandy, Eastbourne, UK for the Cartoons: Non-Disney category
    Victoria, Sleaford, England for the Space category



    Donations
    We have received a particularly generous donation from our quilter Jenny Nash's husband through his club - thank you very much Bob for putting our name forward! :)

    Also thank you to everyone who has sent donations big and small over the last month - we really could not keep going without your generosity :)


    Happy Christmas!
    Kat and Gaynor would like to wish all our LoveQuilters a very happy Christmas! Thank you so much for your support in 2013. Watch out for our review of 2013 coming up on December 31st :)



    News 05 Nov 2013 - 30 Nov 2013



    Quilt News
    Five quilts have been delivered since our last update:

    Ashleigh H's quilt (Cakes (Emergency Quilt)) - quilted by Marion:

    Photo of Ashleigh H's quilt


    Kennedy J's quilt (Angels) - quilted by Vicky (We have not yet received a picture of Kennedy with her quilt)

    Casey-Beau's quilt (Hearts) - quilted by Heather:

    Photo of Casey-Beau's quilt


    Harriet M's quilt (Butterflies) - quilted by Yvonne P:

    Photo of Harriet M's quilt


    Nina P's quilt (Hearts) - quilted by Melanie: is currently in the post


    Quilts opened/closed
    Zak H's quilt was opened
    Grady-Finn's quilt was opened and closed
    Zac K's quilt was opened and closed
    Matthew T's quilt was opened and closed
    Grace H's quilt was opened and closed
    William D 's quilt was opened and closed
    Grace W's quilt was opened and closed
    Alliza-Lily's quilt was opened
    Max L's quilt was opened
    Zak H's quilt was closed


    Zumba fundraising
    We would like to give a massive thank you to Nessa and her friends for fundraising for LQUK with a Zumba marathon. They raised £239! THANK YOU NESSA AND FRIENDS!




    Square News
    We have received 115 squares since our last update! Many thanks to all those who stitched them!

  • Quilt Squares were received from:

    Alysia, Kings Langley, United Kingdom (for Aimee F)
    Carol Ayling, Copthorne, UK (for Ella B)
    Carol Ayling, Copthorne, UK (for Molly A)
    Caroline, Manchester, UK (for Junior W)
    Claire Walters , Swanley , Kent (for Curtis R)
    Donna ryan, Townsville, Australia (for Mason F)
    Donna ryan, Townsville, Australia (for Aimee F)
    EE(Beth)Filmer Adelaide Australia, (for Any child)
    EE(Beth)Filmer Adelaide Australia, (for Cody G)
    Ellie, London, UK (for Junior W)
    emma braithwaite, pensby, wirral, merseyside (for Jake S)
    Freda, Morecombe, England (for Stitch-a-long: Mr Men and Little Miss)
    Gemma.H, Glos, UK (for Junior W)
    Gemma.H, Glos, UK (for Curtis R)
    Hannah , Wirral, UK (for Stitch-a-long: Mr Men and Little Miss)
    Hannah , Wirral, UK (for Curtis R)
    Heather, Littleborough, England (for Zak H)
    Heather, Littleborough, England (for Karise S)
    James , Bourne, UK (for Matthew E)
    Jan, Enid, Oklahoma, USA (for Zara G)
    Jan, Enid, Oklahoma, USA (for Spring R)
    Jenny Elkington, Boston, uk (for Hannah B)
    Jill Smith, Taunton, England (for Isabella S)
    Jo Birkett, Tilbury, UK (for Stitch-a-long: Rainbows)
    Jo Birkett, Tilbury, UK (for Stitch-a-long: Frogs)
    Joanne, Wigan, UK (for Ella B)
    Joanne, Wigan, UK (for Spring R)
    Joanne, Bathgate, Scotland (for Cody G)
    Joanne, Bathgate, Scotland (for Cameron B)
    Joanne, Bathgate, Scotland (for Zara G)
    Judith Saebel, Adelaide, Australia (for Spring R)
    Julie Edgcumbe, Haverhill, Suffolk, UK (for Zara G)
    Julie Edgcumbe, Haverhill, Suffolk, UK (for Molly A)
    Kay, London, UK (for Addy L)
    Kaye, St Albans, England (for Ashleigh H)
    Kirsty Edgcumbe, Haverhill, Suffolk UK (for Zara G)
    Kirsty Edgcumbe, Haverhill, Suffolk UK (for Hannah B)
    Leanda Vickers, Oldham , England (for Isabella S)
    Leanda Vickers, Oldham , England (for Bobby B)
    Leanda Vickers, Oldham , England (for Zara G)
    Lesleyann Curran, Kilmarnock, Scotland (for Isabella S)
    Lesleyann Curran, Kilmarnock, Scotland (for Cameron B)
    Lesleyann Curran, Kilmarnock, Scotland (for Luke B)
    Lesleyann Curran, Kilmarnock, Scotland (for Hannah B)
    Lisa, Pensacola, Florida, USA (for Daisy L)
    Mariann, USA (for Luke B)
    Mariann, USA (for Bobby B)
    McKenna, Georgia - USA (for Karise S)
    Merrilie, Corby, (for Zara G)
    Miss Debbie Elkington, Boston, Lincs, UK (for Rowan S)
    Miss Debbie Elkington, Boston, Lincs, UK (for Grace H)
    Moira Anne Jeffcoat, Birmingham, England (for Luke B)
    Nicola, St Albans, UK (for Thomas S)
    Nicola, St Albans, UK (for Addy L)
    Nicole Sewell, Eastbourne, England (for Karise S)
    Pam Codman, Tunbridge Wells, UK (for Curtis R)
    Paula Dewar, Glasgow, Scotland (for Cameron B)
    Paula Dewar, Glasgow, Scotland (for Hannah B)
    Paula Dewar, Glasgow, Scotland (for Zac K)
    Paula Dewar, Glasgow, Scotland (for Matthew T)
    Phyllis P, Calgary, Canada (for Karise S)
    Poppie Taylor, Solihull, England (for Matthew E)
    Poppie Taylor, Solihull, England (for Daisy L)
    Poppie Taylor, Solihull, England (for Aimee F)
    Rosie Timperley, Derbyshire, England (for Katie J)
    Rosie Timperley, Derbyshire, England (for Jake S)
    Rosie Timperley, Derbyshire, England (for Spring R)
    Sandra, Shefford, England (for Any child)
    Sandra, Shefford, England (for Hannah B)
    Sandra, Shefford, England (for Jake G)
    Seren Senior, Derby, UK (for Thomas S)
    Seren Senior, Derby, UK (for Thomas S)
    Seren Senior, Derby, UK (for Stitch-a-long: Frogs)
    Seren Senior, Derby, UK (for Any child)
    Seren Senior, Derby, UK (for Any child)
    Seren Senior, Derby, UK (for Any child)
    Seren Senior, Derby, UK (for Hannah B)
    Shirley, Worthing, Sussex, England (for Abigail W)
    Sue Torode, Farnborough, UK (for Luke S)
    Susan Maitchell, darlington, england (for Katie J)
    Viktoria Kocsis-Kenens, Goch, Germany (for Jake S)


  • Any child squares were received from:

    Bev, Suffolk, for the Pictures of Boys category
    Carol Ayling, Copthorne, UK for the Cartoons: Disney (General) category
    Charlotte Senior, Derby, UK for the Cartoons: Non-Disney category
    Donna ryan, Townsville, Australia for the Animals (General) category
    EE(Beth)Filmer Adelaide Australia, for the Cartoons: Disney (General) category
    EE(Beth)Filmer Adelaide Australia, for the Cartoons: Non-Disney category
    Gail, Halifax, for the Cartoons: Disney (Pooh and friends) category
    Gemma.H, Glos, UK for the Dance category
    Gemma.H, Glos, UK for the Pictures of Girls category
    Jan, Enid, Oklahoma, USA for the Cartoons: Disney (General) category
    Jean, Evesham, for the Teddies category
    Jill Smith, Taunton, England for the Teddies category
    Joanne, Bathgate, Scotland for the Butterflies category
    Kaye S, Bangor, Northern Ireland for the Pictures of Girls category
    Kaye S, Bangor, Northern Ireland for the Teddies category
    Kaye S, Bangor, Northern Ireland for the Teddies category
    Kirsty Edgcumbe, Haverhill, Suffolk UK for the Animals (General) category
    Kirsty Edgcumbe, Haverhill, Suffolk UK for the Animals (Dogs and Cats) category
    Leanda Vickers, Oldham , England for the Animals (General) category
    Leanda Vickers, Oldham , England for the Animals (General) category
    Leanda Vickers, Oldham , England for the Animals (General) category
    Leanda Vickers, Oldham , England for the Animals (General) category
    Leanda Vickers, Oldham , England for the Hearts category
    Moira Anne Jeffcoat, Birmingham, England for the Hearts category
    Moira Anne Jeffcoat, Birmingham, England for the Flowers/Bugs category
    Paula Dewar, Glasgow, Scotland for the Animals (General) category
    Paula Dewar, Glasgow, Scotland for the Animals (General) category
    Paula Dewar, Glasgow, Scotland for the Cartoons: Non-Disney category
    Paula Dewar, Glasgow, Scotland for the Butterflies category
    Sandra, Shefford, England for the Princesses category
    Seren Senior, Derby, UK for the Animals (General) category
    Seren Senior, Derby, UK for the Teddies category
    Seren Senior, Derby, UK for the Animals (General) category
    Seren Senior, Derby, UK for the Animals (General) category



    Donations
  • Thank you all for your donations by cash/cheque/Paypal, it is really appreciated.



    News 15 Oct 2013 - 05 Nov 2013



    Quilt News
    What a busy time we have had here at LQUK recently! Nine quilts have been delivered since our last update:

    Charlie R's quilt (Pixar Cars) - quilted by Sandra W:

    Photo of Charlie R's quilt


    Amana's quilt (Cats) - quilted by Vicky:

    Photo of Amana's quilt


    Chloe R's quilt (Jungle Animals) - quilted by Mary:

    Photo of Chloe R's quilt


    Tommy C's quilt (Monkeys) - quilted by Alison and Janine:

    Photo of Tommy C's quilt


    Charlie H's quilt (Angels, Fairies and Butterflies) - quilted by Maureen:

    Photo of Charlie H's quilt


    Jack M's quilt (Toy Story/Postman Pat) - quilted by Liz R:

    Photo of Jack M's quilt


    Brandon M's quilt (Looney Tunes characters) - quilted by Margaret:

    Photo of Brandon M's quilt


    Bradley M's quilt (Mickey Mouse, Pluto and Donald Duck) - quilted by Helle:

    Photo of Bradley M's quilt


    Tammy O's quilt (Female Disney Characters) - quilted by Leanda:

    Photo of Tammy O's quilt


    Thank you to all the stitchers and quilters involved in all these quilts!


    Quilts opened/closed
    Zak H's quilt was opened and closed
    Nix L's quilt was opened and closed
    Karise S's quilt was opened and closed
    Addy L's quilt was opened and closed
    Luke B's quilt was opened and closed
    Chelsea L's quilt was opened and closed
    Jake G's quilt was opened and closed
    Hannah B's quilt was opened and closed


    Square News
    We have received 77 squares since our last update! Many thanks to all those who stitched them!

  • Quilt Squares were received from:

    Amanda, Huddersfield, England (for Luke S)
    Audrey, Fife, Scotland (for Ellie H)
    Carol Ayling, Copthorne, UK (for Casey-Beau)
    Caroline, Manchester, UK (for Nina P)
    Cath, Nottingham, UK (for Stitch-a-long: Forever Friends)
    Chris, Crawley, UK (for Kennedy J)
    Deborah Found-Bloodworth, Uxbridge, Middx, UK (for Stitch-a-long: Rainbows)
    Deborah Found-Bloodworth, Uxbridge, Middx, UK (for Kennedy J)
    Deborah Found-Bloodworth, Uxbridge, Middx, UK (for Spring R)
    Elaine, Raby, NSW, Australia (for Harriet M)
    emma braithwaite, pensby, wirral, merseyside (for Katie J)
    Emma Deane, Birmingham, England (for Abigail W)
    Emma Deane, Birmingham, England (for Aimee F)
    Ginny Pledger, Earls Barton, UK (for Molly A)
    Ginny Pledger, Earls Barton, UK (for Cody G)
    Ginny Pledger, Earls Barton, UK (for Zara G)
    Heather, Littleborough, England (for Aimee F)
    Heather, Littleborough, England (for Rowan S)
    Heidi Pemberton, Leven, Scotland (for Junior W)
    Jan, Enid, Oklahoma, USA (for Mason F)
    Jan, Enid, Oklahoma, USA (for Rowan S)
    Jan, Enid, Oklahoma, USA (for Kennedy J)
    Jeneen, PA, USA (for Abigail W)
    Jeneen, PA, USA (for Isabella S)
    Jennifer Urquhart, Glasgow, Scotland (for Kennedy J)
    Jenny Elkington, Boston, uk (for Katie J)
    Jenny Elkington, Boston, uk (for Ella B)
    Jenny Gunn, Bristol, (for Any child)
    Jill Smith, Taunton, England (for Daisy L)
    Karen Burton, Peterborough, UK (for Harriet M)
    Karen Burton, Peterborough, UK (for Casey-Beau)
    Karen Mossman, Manchester, UK (for Thomas S)
    Kate, Leics, UK (for Ella B)
    Kate, Leics, UK (for Katie J)
    Kirsty Edgcumbe, Haverhill, Suffolk UK (for Rowan S)
    Kirsty Edgcumbe, Haverhill, Suffolk UK (for Molly A)
    Laura Hall, Welwyn Garden City, Uk (for Aimee F)
    Leanne Malcolmson, Romsey, UK (for Daisy L)
    Michele, Derby, Connecticut , USA (for Emergency Quilt: Rainbows)
    Michele, Derby, Connecticut , USA (for Stitch-a-long: Frogs)
    Michele, Derby, Connecticut , USA (for Abigail W)
    Miss Debbie Elkington, Boston, Lincs, UK (for Junior W)
    Miss Debbie Elkington, Boston, Lincs, UK (for Stitch-a-long: Rainbows)
    Miss Debbie Elkington, Boston, Lincs, UK (for Stitch-a-long: Mr Men and Little Miss)
    Miss Debbie Elkington, Boston, Lincs, UK (for Spring R)
    Moira Anne Jeffcoat, Birmingham, England (for Stitch-a-long: Mr Men and Little Miss)
    Moira Anne Jeffcoat, Birmingham, England (for Rowan S)
    Moira Anne Jeffcoat, Birmingham, England (for Cameron B)
    Paula Dewar, Glasgow, Scotland (for Bobby B)
    Paula Dewar, Glasgow, Scotland (for Addy L)
    Rachael, Newcastle under Lyme, England (for Ellie H)
    Sandra, Shefford, England (for Thomas S)
    Sandra, Shefford, England (for Emergency Quilt: Rainbows)
    Sandra, Shefford, England (for Mason F)
    Tracey, Cardiff, Wales (for Cameron B)
    Vickie, Birmingham, UK (for Mason F)
    Yvonne, New Bradwell, MK, (for Isabella S)


  • Any child squares were received from:

    Cath, Nottingham, UK for the Animals (General) category
    Cath, Nottingham, UK for the Dance category
    Heidi Pemberton, Leven, Scotland for the Space category
    Jan, Enid, Oklahoma, USA for the Cartoons: Disney (Pooh and friends) category
    Jan, Enid, Oklahoma, USA for the Princesses category
    Kaye S, Bangor, Northern Ireland for the Teddies category
    Kaye S, Bangor, Northern Ireland for the Animals (General) category
    Kaye S, Bangor, Northern Ireland for the Animals (Dogs and Cats) category
    Kaye S, Bangor, Northern Ireland for the Sea Life/Beach category
    Lyn , Doncaster, for the Animals (Dogs and Cats) category
    Lyn , Doncaster, for the Hearts category
    Michele, Derby, Connecticut , USA for the Dance category
    Michele, Derby, Connecticut , USA for the Dance category
    Michele, Derby, Connecticut , USA for the Angels/Fairies category
    Paula Dewar, Glasgow, Scotland for the Animals (General) category
    Paula Dewar, Glasgow, Scotland for the Cartoons: Disney (Pooh and friends) category
    Rachael, Newcastle under Lyme, England for the Cartoons: Disney (General) category
    Rachael, Newcastle under Lyme, England for the Princesses category
    Rita Turner, Shipston, Warwickshire, UK for the Fantasy category
    Rita Turner, Shipston, Warwickshire, UK for the Hello Kitty category



    Donations
    We are cautiously expanding to 9 quilts per month in the New Year, thank you all for your continued donations which make this possible! :)




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