This is an unusual call for quilters. For a minimum donation of £15 to the charity Friends of the Elderly Bernina will send you a fabric square, plus one to practice on, to create a birthday design for the Queen’s 90th birthday next year. Sew, embroider or decorate with your own design for an online virtual quilt.  In addition, 60 will be chosen to be made into a quilt to be presented to the Queen

More details to be found here

Charities for the elderly don’t always get the same support and publicity as charities for the young and it is good to see them getting this support.

More information on Friends of the Elderly can be found here

 

 

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