Get Quilty!

Posted by pam on June 23rd, 2015

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If you like surprises in the mail, here's a heads-up from Patrick at Quilty Box. He is donating 5% of profits from multi-month subscriptions to Quilts for Kids.

See what it's all about here.



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Thank You, Pellon!

Posted by linda on June 19th, 2015

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Delivering quilts to the children of Tampa General Hospital in June was a touching experience.

We were fortunate to have the President and VP of Pellon with us as well as some of their wonderful staff.

As we went from room to room we were moved to see children grab the quilts and place their faces into them like they were cuddling them....some of the children were in surgery or having treatments so quilts were placed on their beds to surprise and comfort them when they returned to their rooms.

Thank you to Pellon for donating the batting that went into many of the quilts. With you we can reach many more children with our quilts

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New! Little Knight's Quest!

Posted by pam on June 16th, 2015

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New from Northcott!  Little Knight's Quest features adorable knights and dragons in the magical kingdom complemented by crests, fleur de lis, stone walls and chain links.

Available in stores in November, get a sneak peek here!

Many thanks to our wonderful partner, Northcott, and to designer Deborah Edwards for their whimsical collections of fabric for Quilts for Kids. 


Remember, each time you purchase Little Knight's Quest, Cheeky Monkey and Little Mermaids, Northcott sends a portion of the sales to QFK.

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QFK Loves Dominion Energy!

Posted by pam on June 9th, 2015

dominion 2015Founding President, Linda Arye, is all smiles today because Bob Sauer, Dominion Energy (Fairless Hills) stopped by to give Quilts for Kids another generous check.


Dominion Energy has been a faithful supporter for years, and we are so grateful to them, not only for the donations, but for the willingness of Dominion employees all around the country to deliver quilts to children.

An on-going supporter of Quilts for Kids, Bob Sauer of Dominion Energy, recently stopped by to give founding president, Linda Arye, another generous check.  We are so grateful to Bob, Kim, and all the Dominion Energy people, who also volunteer to deliver quilts as they travel around the country.

 

- See more at: http://quiltsforkids.danemcoweb.com/blog/2014/01/17/our-hero/#sthash.B6iuB9ax.dpuf

An on-going supporter of Quilts for Kids, Bob Sauer of Dominion Energy, recently stopped by to give founding president, Linda Arye, another generous check ...

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Little Mermaids Workshop

Posted by pam on June 9th, 2015

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As promised, here's a look at the recent Little Mermaids workshop at headquarters, using the QFK Little Mermaids fabric line from Northcott.

little mermaids ironing
Designed by QFK's own Nancy Lacey, the pattern presented just enough of a challenge to our volunteers, who sewed with love, thinking of the delighted little girls who will receive these bright quilts.


Many thanks to our partner, Northcott, for their on-going support.  Look for "Little Mermaids" at your local quilt shop now.

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little mermaids sewing 2

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