Request List 26 October 2020

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26 October 2020

26 October  2020 Request List 

Did you see the news? Congratulations…..26000 laundry bags since 2012! What an amazing achievement and commitment to our deployed ADF.  Take a bow everyone.

Here it is! This week’s request list……which interesting  request will you select this week?  There’s a quite a number of traditional possibilities this week and a couple of unexpected requests also. Quite a mix. 

Any queries you might have, please don’t hesitate to contact via the AHQ email as per usual with any queries and we will assist you from there.  We may not know the answer but it will be our pleasure to research and get back to you.  You may find your query is answered by me or perhaps Alex, Catherine, Courtney or Lisa. We will be ‘on duty’ in rotation.  I do wish however to bring to your attention the link to info regarding posting off your laundry bag or quilt  – click here for up-to-date info > http://aussieheroquilts.blogspot.com/p/posting-information.html.  If you have a quilt underway but are concerned you may not complete it by the ‘post by’ date, please let me know;  an adjustment may be available. Don’t forget to take a photo of your completed craft, email to AHQ with the name and PMKeyS of the recipient and we can include  in the Weekly Dispatches blog and also add to the tally of quilts and laundry bags sent off to the troops. Likewise a reminder that little extra patience may be needed if there’s a delay with request embroideries arriving in your mail box – across Australia and particularly in Victoria there’s length delays with post arrival. 

Don’t forget, if you look at today’s Request List and need help choosing, please feel free to get in touch to discuss, we will be ready to reply and offer guidance by email. Our goal is to help you find a request that you will be comfortable with doing. If you need a crest etc  we may be able to post  embroideries / printed fabric images or email some of these to you. Helpful info may be gleaned here  http://aussieheroquilts.blogspot.com/2019/07/information-post-for-those-that-sew-for.html    I look forward to seeing the photos of completed quilts and LBs when they are ready to post off.


As aforementioned I will respond to your emails when you respond to select a quilt or laundry bag to sew.  But please don’t delay, make your selection, send your email through, say “Hi” J and let me know what you’d like to sew this week.

Before I sign off I just want to say “welcome and hello” and “thanks” ….. to our new volunteers who have just joined our happy band of enthusiasts and also gratitude to the growing number of marvels who are busy embroidering crests and patches as requested by the recipients to add to their quilts and laundry bags. I have enjoyed “meeting” you via email / in person and extend a warm hand of appreciation for your speedy attention to the embroidery requests.

Wishing everyone a super week of sewing. 

Cheers,
Clarissa
Working with Alex, Courtney, Lisa, Kylie, Catherine and Jan-Maree…and the team  of other wonderful  AHQ volunteers.

P.P.S.  Don’t forget to check out AHQ on the Blog, Facebook, Instagram and Twitter 


Priority Quilts 

Requests  3-15  are our priority items this week and need to be in the mail by  23 November or even earlier if you can manage – thank you!!!   Can you help with these?    Covid Assist laundry bags (Request  2)  are still in demand for  troops on duty with tasks  including  border protection, hotel quarantine and testing.
 
You may be aware of postal delays holding up timely delivery of mail.  Despite that problem, the post by date for all items on this list is 6 December  please or earlier.  If you cannot make that date,  please let me know.    
 
PLEASE note the date and let me know if you have any problems getting your quilt/LB away on time. In fact, if you are going to be late posting it please let me know BEFORE you post it.  Also, if this time frame is too tight for you, there are options, just email me to discuss, thank you.
 
FOR ANY NEW VOLUNTEERS
 
PLEASE, PLEASE, PLEASE copy the ENTIRE line if you wish to nominate for a quilt or laundry bag. 
For example….
Marvel Theme. Ironman     M       LB      1

This is really important to make sure that neither you nor I copy the wrong number which could lead to me giving you the wrong details for specific request.  If you find it hard to copy and paste, please copy the line out as follows…  
 
Decoding The Columns
The first column is the theme or preferences requested.
The second column indicates the gender of the recipient.
The third column is as follows.
 
B=both quilt and laundry bag (feel  free to nominate to JUST do the laundry bag if you wish)
Q= just a quilt
LB = just a laundry bag
F= female
M= male
 
Please let the Admin crew know if you have any other questions.
 
Cheers
 
Clarissa


DON’T FORGET, If Recipient requests, I CAN SEND YOU BADGES AND CRESTS TO PIECE IN OR APPLIQUE AND CAN GET TEXT EMBROIDERED.
http://aussieheroquilts.blogspot.com/2019/07/information-post-for-those-that-sew-for.html
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Covid Assist in the eastern states:
 WE NEED MASCULINE OR GENDER NEUTRAL PLEASE …..When you are ready to post please contact me for dispatch instructions: You may need to post these at your own expense – thank you.

M LB 2
Light Horse theme – we can send you silhouettes

M Q 3
Power Rangers

M B 4
Favourite colours: Blue, Black
Hobbies: Music (guitar), surfing, movies,

M Q 5
RAAF crest (We can send you one) , Aus flag, F1-11 Super Hornet

M Q 6
Afghanistan theme with deep Maroons and Afghan colours  – Black – Red – Green.

Strong and bold quilt style would be greatly appreciated And he likes the Afghan traditional rugs. We have an embroidered patch to send you. 

M Q 7
Rising Sun + RAAF  Military theme please (we can send you embroidered patches)

M Q 8
P3 Orion (emphasis), P2 Neptune, RAAF crest with service details + 1971-2017

M Q 9
Aus flag, Surfing, Italy

M Q 10
RAAF crest, blue colour, corps badge, Aus flag, boxing kangaroo, poppies.
LB – Fitness focus – no bright colours please.

M B 11
Khaki colour, world map, Aus Flag, Army Red kangaroo. (We can send you an embroidered patch)

M Q 12
Can I please have a combined UAE/Australian/East Timor theme. With a RAAF and Army symbol (We can send you crests) and Medical / ANZAC element. Thanks kindly. F Q 13
Combined UAE / Medical / ANZAC day
(RAAF).
A horse with the ANZAC theme.

F Q 14
Combined UAE/ RAAF/ MEDICAL theme please

M Q 15
Anzac theme; Rising Sun, surname “xxxx”, RAEME tricolour and hat badge (we can send you an embroidered patch). Some Flags. If you could include poppies and the colour green that would be amazing. Thank you so much. *Flags available and ready for you

M Q 16
Lest We Forget soldier, Maggie May Gordon, “The Ode” , Rising Sun (We can send you a crest) and poppies. 

M Q 17
RAAF theme

M Q 18
RAAF theme for quilt.

M Q 19
RAAF and military aircraft, applique the text EAOU8 (We can send you a crest) , aus flag

M Q 20
M B 21
Aus flag and military aircraft thanks

Male Q 22
Aus flag, RAAF Military aircraft

M Q 23
Q. Dachshund dogs / poppies

M Q 24
Quilt – Black, tan, green white. Aus Flag + Martial arts / Cammo

M Q 25
Pineapples/Palm Trees, tropical island theme please – fav colours and blues and greens

F Q 26
Boxing Kangaroo

M Q 27
Australian animal theme – fav colour blue

M Q 28
Army and RAAF theme with poppies and Aus flag.

M Q 29
Regmt crest on quilt please – Australiana theme

M Q 30
Quilt – black background, poppies, Rising Sun with deployment details (we can provide you with embroidered crest and details). Ode and Australian flag. We can provide the Ode and names as a patch to piece or applique.

M Q 31
Quilt Liverpool FC

M Q 32
Quilt – Australian flag, Black colour, ADF Vehicles (ASLAVS, Blackhawk Helicopter, etc), Rising Sun (we can provide you with silhouettes and embroidered crest and deployment badge) Poppies.

M Q 33
Quilt: Aus Flag , RAEME Corps Badge and details (We can send you an embroidered patch) blue, yellow red colours, Boxing kangaroo, Rising Sun Badge, WW1 Themed Soldier with Rifle at the rest on arms position.

M Q 34
LB: RAEME Tri-Colour themed (Blue-yellow-red)
Quilt: Middle East operation themed With with the Corps Badge. and details “FSE-13 2020-2021”

M B 35
Quilt: Middle East operation themed, Aus flag, Boxing Kangaroo, RAEME Crest and details (we can send you embroidery patch)

M Q 36
LB: RAEME Tri-Colours Blue-yellow-red) Corps Badge and “name”.
Quilt: Middle East operation theme With Australian Flag, Rising Sun, Boxing Kangaroo RAEME CORPS emblem and details (We can send you an embroidery patch)

M B 37
LB: RAEME Tri-Colour themed (Blue-yellow-red) with the Corps Badge and “xxxxx” at the bottom.
Quilt: Middle East theme, Australian Flag, Rising Run, Raeme crest and details (We can send you an embroidery patch)

M B 38
NRL Team logos one side and NRL logo in middle, FSE13 at the top and my name (xxx) at the bottom. On both quilt and laundry bag please.

M B 39
Army/RAAF Red and Pale Blue colours, service crest and details (we can send you an embroidered patch). 
Thank you for this and for your support!

M Q 40
RAAF fire truck, Military aircraft, Applique the text EAOU8, Aus flag

F Q 41
B 42
Geelong Football Club (dark blue and white colours) , Aus Flag, 

M Q 43
ANZAC theme, 303 rifle, A southern cross, Melbourne Storm NRL, Carlton AFL. Rising Sun (We can send you an embroidered crest)

M B 44
Scotch with initials

m Q 45
Darth Vadar / Storm trooper

m Q 46
4WD

Q 47
Sailor Jerry / Tattoo art

m Q 48
4WD

M Q 49
Vikings

Q 50
Chicken Nuggets

Q 51
Laundry Bag: Could I please have a White background / majority of bag covered in Poppies / Initials included Quilt: Poppies with anzac inspired theme

F B 52
Favourite colours: Gold / Red / Blue
Quilt/Laundry bag: Could I please have a medieval theme? Castles / Flags/Heraldry / Knights sort of thing. Something really cool.

M B 53

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