Love Quilts on Facebook

Join us
on Facebook

Love Quilts on Twitter

Follow us
on Twitter

RSS
LoveQuiltsUK - Latest News

LoveQuilts UK News


News 01 Oct 2013 - 15 Oct 2013



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

Katie D's quilt (Hearts (Emergency Quilt)) - quilted by Kita:

Photo of Katie D's quilt


Sophie T's quilt (Disney Characters) - quilted by Joanne:

Photo of Sophie T's quilt


Sophie R's quilt (Flowers) - quilted by Sue and Margaret:

Photo of Sophie R's quilt


Lilly M's quilt (Disney Characters) - quilted by Carol:

Photo of Lilly M's quilt


Additionally, Amana's quilt is currently in the post :)


Patchwork Parade
Leanda, Heather and some ladies from Patchwork Parade in Manchester had a quiltathon a few weekends ago and tackled 4 quilts for us that will become emergency quilts in the future. A big THANK YOU to all the ladies involved, and here are some photos! :










Henry A
We are sorry to hear that Henry who received a quilt from us earlier this year is very ill at the moment. We are keeping him in our thoughts xx

We have also heard that Lucas O and Hope W are in hospital at the moment, we hope they are feeling better soon.


Quilts opened/closed
Bobby B's quilt was opened and closed.
Cameron B's quilt was openedand closed.
Zara G's quilt was openedand closed.
Molly A's quilt was openedand closed.
Cody G's quilt was closed.


Square News
We have received 84 squares since our last update! Many thanks to all those who stitched them!

  • Quilt Squares were received from:

    Anne, Sandefjord, Norway (for Thomas S)
    Anne, Sandefjord, Norway (for Any child)
    Becky keith, Worksop, Uk (for Rowan S)
    Becky keith, Worksop, Uk (for Isabella S)
    Carol Ayling, Copthorne, UK (for Ellie H)
    Cath, Nottingham, UK (for Matthew E)
    Cath, Nottingham, UK (for Isabella S)
    Catherine Gibb, Newcastle, UK (for Amana)
    Claire, immingham, England (for Jack M)
    Claire, immingham, England (for Chloe R)
    Donna Price, Wiltshire, UK (for Luke S)
    EE(Beth)Filmer Adelaide Australia, (for Stitch-a-long: Tatty Teddy)
    EE(Beth)Filmer Adelaide Australia, (for Any child)
    Eileen Kearsley, Nottingham, United Kingdom (for Cody G)
    Ginny D, Canterbury, UK (for Ella B)
    Ginny Pledger, Earls Barton, UK (for Stitch-a-long: Forever Friends)
    Halina, Iowa, USA (for Tammy O)
    Heather, Littleborough, England (for Stitch-a-long: Mr Men and Little Miss)
    Jeneen, PA, USA (for Tammy O)
    Joanne, Bathgate, Scotland (for Any child)
    Joanne, Bathgate, Scotland (for Abigail W)
    Joanne, Bathgate, Scotland (for Daisy L)
    Joanne, Bathgate, Scotland (for Rowan S)
    Kay, Doncaster, UK (for Thomas S)
    Kay, Doncaster, UK (for Stitch-a-long: Mr Men and Little Miss)
    Kirsty Edgcumbe, Haverhill, Suffolk UK (for Matthew E)
    Kirsty Edgcumbe, Haverhill, Suffolk UK (for Bobby B)
    Leanne Malcolmson, Romsey, UK (for Tammy O)
    Leanne Malcolmson, Romsey, UK (for Harriet M)
    Lesley, Rothwell, UK (for Any child)
    Marilyn W, Reamstown, PA, USA (for Nina P)
    Miss Debbie Elkington, Boston, Lincs, UK (for Curtis R)
    Moira Anne Jeffcoat, Birmingham, England (for Luke S)
    Nicola, St Albans, UK (for Abigail W)
    Nicola, St Albans, UK (for Rowan S)
    Paula Dewar, Glasgow, Scotland (for Aimee F)
    Paula Dewar, Glasgow, Scotland (for Cameron B)
    Philippa, Oxford, UK (for Casey-Beau)
    Philippa, Oxford, UK (for Curtis R)
    Rebecca, Kettering, Northants, UK (for Ella B)
    Rebecca, Kettering, Northants, UK (for Owen M)
    Rebecca, Kettering, Northants, UK (for Spring R)
    Ruth, Cheltenham, UK (for Jake S)
    Ruth, Cheltenham, UK (for Rowan S)
    Ruth, Cheltenham, UK (for Isabella S)
    Sandra, England (for Emergency Quilt: Circles - Teddies)
    Sandra, England (for Jack M)
    Sandra, England (for (QUILTED) Teddies)
    Sandra, England (for (QUILTED) Cartoon Characters)
    Sandra, England (for (QUILTED) Hearts)
    Sandra, England (for (TO BE QUILTED) Teddies)
    Sandra, England (for (TO BE QUILTED) Fairies)
    Sandra, England (for (TO BE QUILTED) Circles 1)
    Sandra, England (for (TO BE QUILTED) Circles 2)
    Sandra, England (for (TO BE QUILTED) Circles 3)
    Shirley, Worthing, Sussex, England (for Tammy O)
    Tracey, Cardiff, Wales (for Rowan S)
    Tracey, Cardiff, Wales (for Isabella S)


  • Any child squares were received from:

    EE(Beth)Filmer Adelaide Australia, for the Cartoons: Disney (General) category
    EE(Beth)Filmer Adelaide Australia, for the Butterflies category
    Ginny D, Canterbury, UK for the Animals (General) category
    Ginny Pledger, Earls Barton, UK for the Animals (General) category
    Heather, Littleborough, England for the Animals (General) category
    Helen, Wales , UK for the Animals (General) category
    Jane , Scotland for the Animals (General) category
    Jean, Evesham, for the Animals (General) category
    Joanne, Bathgate, Scotland for the Hearts category
    Joanne, Bathgate, Scotland for the Animals (General) category
    Joanne, Bathgate, Scotland for the Birds category
    Kath, Spain for the Hearts category
    Kath, Spain for the Sea Life/Beach category
    Kath, Spain for the Hearts category
    Kay, Doncaster, UK for the Teddies category
    Kay, Doncaster, UK for the Teddies category
    Kay, Doncaster, UK for the Animals (General) category
    Kaye S, Bangor, Northern Ireland for the Animals (Dogs and Cats) category
    Lesley, Rothwell, UK for the Cartoons: Disney (General) category
    Moira Anne Jeffcoat, Birmingham, England for the Birds category
    Moira Anne Jeffcoat, Birmingham, England for the Cartoons: Disney (General) category
    Paula Dewar, Glasgow, Scotland for the Butterflies category
    Philippa, Oxford, UK for the Cartoons: Disney (General) category
    Sadie Wishart, Castle Douglas, Scotland for the Flowers/Bugs category
    Sandra, England for the Cartoons: Disney (General) category
    Sarah, London, for the Cartoons: Disney (Pooh and friends) category



    Donations
    Thank you all for your donations via cash/cheque/Paypal, we couldn't keep going without you! THANK YOU! :)



    News 12 Sep 2013 - 01 Oct 2013



    Quilt News
    We have been very busy since our last update and five quilts have been delivered:

    Riordan S's quilt (Male Disney Characters) - quilted by Kita:

    Photo of Riordan S's quilt


    Scarlett R's quilt (Minnie Mouse) - quilted by Anna:

    Photo of Scarlett R's quilt


    Paddy B's quilt (Animals) - quilted by Evelyn:

    Photo of Paddy B's quilt


    Teddy T's quilt (Dogs and Puppies) - quilted by Vicky:

    Photo of Teddy T's quilt


    Lucas O's quilt (Pooh and friends (Emergency Quilt)) - quilted by Leanda:

    Photo of Lucas O's quilt


    Additionally, several emergency quilts have been completed - thanks to Sarah, Rebecca, Heather and Leanda for their hard work on those.


    Quilts opened/closed
    Rowan S's quilt was opened
    Aimee F's quilt was opened
    Isabella S's quilt was opened
    Stitch-a-long: Frogs's quilt was opened
    Stitch-a-long: Tatty Teddy's quilt was opened
    Stitch-a-long: Mr Men and Little Miss's quilt was opened
    Stitch-a-long: Forever Friends's quilt was opened

    All are now closed.


    Meet-up of stitchers
    Several of our stitchers met up in Manchester in September and had a good day stitching and looking up some quilts. Even some children's parents attended with quilts. We are glad that LoveQuiltsUK has brought you together :)


    4000 squares
    In September we passed the 4000 squares received point. What a brilliant achievement for all involved. We thank you all for your continuing support of LoveQuiltsUK.


    Square News
    We have received 84 squares since our last update. Many thanks to all those who stitched them!

  • Quilt Squares were received from:

    Alison, Market Drayton, UK (for Luke S)
    Alysia, Kings Langley, United Kingdom (for Ellie H)
    Becky Jean Holmes, Cedar Rapids, Iowa, USA (for Stitch-a-long: Rainbows)
    Becky keith, Worksop, Uk (for Daisy L)
    Becky McLinn, Ulverston, UK (for Jake S)
    Bev, Suffolk, (for Kennedy J)
    Claire A, Fife, Scotland (for Abigail W)
    Debbie Elkington, UK, Boston , Lincs (for (TO BE QUILTED) Butterflies)
    Debbie Elkington, UK, Boston , Lincs (for (TO BE QUILTED) Heartbeat)
    Debbie Elkington, UK, Boston , Lincs (for (QUILTED) Sealife)
    Debbie Elkington, UK, Boston , Lincs (for Emergency Quilt: Cats)
    EE(Beth)Filmer Adelaide Australia, (for Luke S)
    EE(Beth)Filmer Adelaide Australia, (for Rowan S)
    Elaine , Kings Langley, United Kingdom (for Rebecca P)
    Emma Deane, Birmingham, England (for Matthew E)
    Emma Kearsley, Birmingham, United Kingdom (for Rebecca P)
    Erika Lowe, Manchester , UK (for Stitch-a-long: Rainbows)
    Ginny Pledger, Earls Barton, UK (for Luke S)
    Jo Birkett, Tilbury, UK (for Junior W)
    Joanne, Bathgate, Scotland (for (TO BE QUILTED) Heartbeat)
    Jolie R., El Paso, TX, USA (for Junior W)
    Jolie R., El Paso, TX, USA (for Junior W)
    Jolie R., El Paso, TX, USA (for Curtis R)
    Julie, Anglesey, Wales (for Chloe R)
    Julie, Anglesey, Wales (for Thomas S)
    Katy, Nottingham, UK (for Stitch-a-long: Rainbows)
    Leanda Vickers, Oldham , England (for Owen M)
    Leanda Vickers, Oldham , England (for Curtis R)
    Leanda Vickers, Oldham , England (for Spring R)
    Liz Crook ( Logan's Mum), Burnham-on-Sea, UK (for Logan C)
    Mariann, USA (for Abigail W)
    Mariann, USA (for Daisy L)
    Moira Evans, Hartfield, UK (for (TO BE QUILTED) Birds)
    Moira Evans, Hartfield, UK (for (TO BE QUILTED) Birds)
    Moira Evans, Hartfield, UK (for (TO BE QUILTED) Birds)
    Moira Evans, Hartfield, UK (for (TO BE QUILTED) Birds)
    Paula Dewar, Glasgow, Scotland (for Stitch-a-long: Rainbows)
    Paula Dewar, Glasgow, Scotland (for Junior W)
    Paula Dewar, Glasgow, Scotland (for Mason F)
    Rachael, Newcastle under Lyme, England (for Casey-Beau)
    Rachael, Newcastle under Lyme, England (for Owen M)
    Sandra, England (for (TO BE QUILTED) Heart Template)
    Sandra, England (for Stitch-a-long: Rainbows)
    Sandra, England (for Lucas O)
    Sandra, England (for Emergency Quilt: Sealife Circles)
    Sandra, England (for (QUILTED) Fantasy)
    Sandra, England (for (TO BE QUILTED) Birds)
    Sandra, England (for (TO BE QUILTED) Heart Template)
    Sharon , Markinch, Fife (for Charlie H)
    Sue Torode, Farnborough, UK (for Stitch-a-long: Rainbows)
    Tania, Abingdon, UK (for Amana)
    Vickie, Birmingham, UK (for (*) Disney)


  • Any child squares were received from:

    Alison, Market Drayton, UK for the Space category
    Becky keith, Worksop, Uk for the Butterflies category
    Brenda, Pinner, UK for the Vehicles category
    Claire A, Fife, Scotland for the Fantasy category
    EE(Beth)Filmer Adelaide Australia, for the Vehicles category
    EE(Beth)Filmer Adelaide Australia, for the Vehicles category
    EE(Beth)Filmer Adelaide Australia, for the Vehicles category
    EE(Beth)Filmer Adelaide Australia, for the Cartoons: Disney (Pooh and friends) category
    EE(Beth)Filmer Adelaide Australia, for the Cartoons: Disney (General) category
    EE(Beth)Filmer Adelaide Australia, for the Cartoons: Disney (General) category
    Emma Deane, Birmingham, England for the Teddies category
    Gail, Cheshire, for the Angels/Fairies category
    Gail, Cheshire, for the Angels/Fairies category
    Gail, Cheshire, for the Angels/Fairies category
    Gail, Cheshire, for the Angels/Fairies category
    Gail, Cheshire, for the Teddies category
    Gail, Cheshire, for the Teddies category
    Gail, Cheshire, for the Teddies category
    Gail, Cheshire, for the Teddies category
    Gilly, Ellesmore Port, England for the Sports category
    Gilly, Ellesmore Port, England for the Animals (General) category
    Jo Birkett, Tilbury, UK for the Hearts category
    Kaye S, Bangor, Northern Ireland for the Animals (General) category
    Kaye S, Bangor, Northern Ireland for the Birds category
    Kaye S, Bangor, Northern Ireland for the Pictures of Girls category
    Laura Hall, Welwyn Garden City, Uk for the Butterflies category
    Merrilie, Corby, for the Animals (General) category
    Paula Dewar, Glasgow, Scotland for the Cartoons: Disney (Pooh and friends) category
    Paula Dewar, Glasgow, Scotland for the Princesses category
    Poppie Taylor, Solihull, England for the Hearts category
    Rachael, Newcastle under Lyme, England for the Cartoons: Disney (General) category
    Sue, Norfolk, for the Butterflies category



    Donations
  • We thank you all very much for your continuing donations via cash, cheque or Paypal - we really could not keep going without you!



    News 19 Aug 2013 - 12 Sep 2013



    Quilt News
    It has been another busy month at LQUK! Kat has been down to visit Gaynor. They spent some of the time shopping for fabric for emergency quilt packs at Lee Mill Fabrics in Swansea! They also went on a few nice walks around the Gower Coast:




    Two quilts have been delivered since our last update:

    Chantelle J's quilt (Flowers with butterflies and dragonflies) - quilted by Carol:

    Photo of Chantelle J's quilt


    Imogen A's quilt (Flowers with butterflies/dragonflies) - quilted by Valerie:

    Photo of Imogen A's quilt


    We also have an emergency quilt in the post to Melody D quilted by Rebecca.

    Leanda has completed her first quilt (Winnie the Pooh emergency quilt):



    Rebecca has completed a lovely Jungle Emergency quilt:



    Thank you to everybody involved in these quilts!

    There are many quilts being made up at the moment - these include Lilly M, Paddy B, Riordan S, Scarlett R, Sophie R, Teddy T and Tommy C. We thank the quilting volunteers for their enthusiastic response for taking these quilts on :)

    We have also sent out 6 quilt packs to new quilters Heather and Leanda - these ladies have been cross stitchers with us for quite a while and have recently taken quilting classes. Their group, Patchwork Parade Quilting Group are shortly to take on 4 of these quilts in a weekend quilting marathon. Good luck ladies!

    A further two quilts are being assembled by Sarah and will be shown to some of the stitchers who are meeting up in Manchester next weekend! Well done Sarah!


    Quilts opened/closed
    Mason F's quilt was opened and closed.
    Daisy L's quilt was opened and closed.


    Square News
    We have received 95 squares since our last update and are now perilously close to the 4000 square mark! Many thanks to all those who have sent in squares lately!

  • Quilt Squares were received from:

    Alison, Market Drayton, UK (for Bradley M)
    Alison, Market Drayton, UK (for Katie J)
    Caroline, Manchester, UK (for Lilly M)
    Charlotte, Hingston, UK (for Jack M)
    Claire Walters , Swanley , Kent (for Ellie H)
    Claire Walters , Swanley , Kent (for Junior W)
    Darryl, Ipswich, UK (for Luke S)
    Deb, Ipswich, UK (for Sophie R)
    Dorothy, Jever, Germany (for Amana)
    Dorothy, Jever, Germany (for Tommy C)
    EE(Beth)Filmer Adelaide Australia, (for Stitch-a-long: Rainbows)
    EE(Beth)Filmer Adelaide Australia, (for Owen M)
    Elaine , Kings Langley, United Kingdom (for Charlie H)
    Elaine, Raby, NSW, Australia (for Bradley M)
    Erika Lowe, Manchester , UK (for Ellie H)
    Gemma.H, Glos, UK (for Ellie H)
    Heather, Littleborough, England (for Stitch-a-long: Rainbows)
    Heather, Littleborough, England (for Matthew E)
    Heather, Littleborough, England (for Thomas S)
    Jan, Enid, Oklahoma, USA (for Stitch-a-long: Rainbows)
    Jan, Enid, Oklahoma, USA (for Casey-Beau)
    Jean, Buckinghamshire, England (for Harriet M)
    Jennifer Urquhart, Glasgow, Scotland (for Curtis R)
    Jenny. ( Charlie mum), Kent, Uk (for Charlie R)
    Jill Smith, Taunton, England (for Spring R)
    Jo Birkett, Tilbury, UK (for Harriet M)
    Joanne, Wigan, UK (for Sophie T)
    Joanne, Newcastle Upon Tyne, England (for Sophie T)
    Joanne, Bathgate, Scotland (for Stitch-a-long: Rainbows)
    Joanne, Newcastle Upon Tyne, England (for Lilly M)
    Joanne, Newcastle Upon Tyne, England (for Sophie R)
    Julie, Anglesey, Wales (for Jack M)
    Karen, Kent, UK (for Stitch-a-long: Rainbows)
    Karen, Kent, UK (for Abigail W)
    Karen Mossman, Manchester, UK (for Stitch-a-long: Rainbows)
    Kate, Leics, UK (for Riordan S)
    Katherine, Lincolnshire, England (for Matthew E)
    Kita , Northampton, UK (for Charlie R)
    Kita , Northampton, UK (for Teddy T)
    Laura Hall, Welwyn garden City, UK (for Kennedy J)
    laura hall, welwyn garden city, uk (for Owen M)
    laura hall, welwyn garden city, uk (for Jake S)
    Leanne Malcolmson, Romsey, UK (for Nina P)
    Linda, Southampton, UK (for Scarlett R)
    Lisa, Pensacola, Florida, USA (for Brandon M)
    Miss Debbie Elkington, Boston, Lincs, UK (for Bradley M)
    Moira Anne Jeffcoat, Birmingham, England (for Stitch-a-long: Rainbows)
    Moira Anne Jeffcoat, Birmingham, England (for Abigail W)
    Nicola, St Albans, UK (for Matthew E)
    Paula, Ballyclare, Northern Ireland (for Riordan S)
    Paula, Ballyclare, Northern Ireland (for Sophie R)
    Paula Dewar, Glasgow, Scotland (for Spring R)
    Poppie Taylor, Solihull, England (for Tommy C)
    Poppie Taylor, Solihull, England (for Curtis R)
    Rita , Swaffaham, UK (for Chloe R)
    Rita , Swaffaham, UK (for Bradley M)
    SA, Worthing, UK (for Rebecca P)
    Sam hines, Birmingham, England (for Curtis R)
    Sandra, England (for Emergency Quilt: Teddies)
    Sandra, England (for Emergency Quilt: Farm)
    Sandra, England (for (TO BE QUILTED) Cute animals)
    Sandra, England (for Stitch-a-long: Frogs)
    Sandra, England (for Luke S)
    Sue, Birmingham, England (for Owen M)
    Susan gleaves, Wigan, UK (for Spring R)
    Susan gleaves, Wigan, UK (for Harriet M)
    Susana Moniz, Lisbon, Portugal (for Luke S)
    Tina Partridge, Warwick, United Kingdom (for Charlie R)
    Tracey, Cardiff, Wales (for Stitch-a-long: Rainbows)
    Vickie, Birmingham, UK (for Stitch-a-long: Rainbows)
    Viktoria Kocsis-Kenens, Goch, Germany (for Sophie T)
    Viktoria Kocsis-Kenens, Goch, Germany (for Katie J)


  • Any child squares were received from:

    Alison, Market Drayton, UK for the Sea Life/Beach category
    Claire Walters , Swanley , Kent for the Animals (Dogs and Cats) category
    Claire Walters , Swanley , Kent for the Animals (Dogs and Cats) category
    Dorothy, Jever, Germany for the Cartoons: Disney (Pooh and friends) category
    Dorothy, Jever, Germany for the Cartoons: Disney (Pooh and friends) category
    Dorothy, Jever, Germany for the Teddies category
    EE(Beth)Filmer Adelaide Australia, for the Angels/Fairies category
    EE(Beth)Filmer Adelaide Australia, for the Angels/Fairies category
    Gemma.H, Glos, UK for the Cartoons: Disney (Pooh and friends) category
    Gemma.H, Glos, UK for the Animals (Dogs and Cats) category
    Gemma.H, Glos, UK for the Pictures of Girls category
    Gilly, Ellesmore Port, England for the Sea Life/Beach category
    Jan, Enid, Oklahoma, USA for the Sea Life/Beach category
    Karen, Kent, UK for the Hello Kitty category
    Kate, Leics, UK for the Dance category
    Laura Hall, Welwyn garden City, UK for the Sports category
    Lesleyann Shepherd, Kilmarnock, Scotland for the Cartoons: Non-Disney category
    Lesleyann Shepherd, Kilmarnock, Scotland for the Cartoons: Disney (General) category
    Lisa, Pensacola, Florida, USA for the Butterflies category
    Moira Anne Jeffcoat, Birmingham, England for the Hearts category
    Nicola, St Albans, UK for the Animals (General) category
    Paula Dewar, Glasgow, Scotland for the Animals (General) category
    Tracey, Cardiff, Wales for the Butterflies category



    Donations
    As ever, thank you all for you kind donations and particular thanks to Jill Smith who has raised £68.26. We also received £31 from recycling printer cartridges this month.




  •  <<Newer   1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 31 32 33 34 35 36 37 38 39 40 41 42 43 44 45 46 47 48 49 50 51 52 53 54 55 56 57 58 59  Older>>

    Showing results 67 to 69 of 176

    Back to home