Wrap Them in Love

Wrap Them in Love is a non-profit, tax-exempt organization created to help children in need. Our mission is to collect donated quilts and distribute them to children around the world. Join us here to encourage each other while we are quilting!
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  • We start ’em young!

    Posted on June 14th, 2009 Wrap'em 1 comment

    Yesterday was a busy day in the quilting room!

    Concentrating on getting it just right!

    Concentrating on getting it just right!

    Ethan is just three years old, but he is already helping to quilt Wrap Them in Love quilts! —–Ellen

    All by myself!

    All by myself!

  • Quilting in AR this weekend

    Posted on June 13th, 2009 Frannie No comments

    Hi ladies….I’m hoping to get some donation blocks finished this weekend and maybe get a few tops basted.     Nice to be visiting with ya’ll.

  • Posted on June 13th, 2009 birdiec No comments

    Well, I finally got in to the blog comments part. I am glad to see others are getting ready to sew this weekend for WTIL. I am awake on the east coast and will be starting to sew momentarily. Birdie

  • Quilt all weekend!

    Posted on June 12th, 2009 Wrap'em 8 comments

    Come and join us this weekend and quilt for Wrap’em.   Click on comments for this post and let us know what you are working on and how much you get done.  We’ll be quilting here at Wrap’em headquarters from now thru Sunday.

  • My quilts

    Posted on June 3rd, 2009 Nana No comments

    I just finished another quilt for wrap ’em and have another ready to quilt and 2 more ready to go on the batting and backing. —-Nana

  • Posted on June 3rd, 2009 Ilene Hetter No comments

    I’m working on finishing UFO’s and using up leftover fabrics. Hope to be able to send them out soon.

  • Quilts for May

    Posted on May 31st, 2009 Nana No comments

    I’ve got 13 quilts so far for May.  I have also 3 flannel tops ready to go onto the backing and batting and then quilt.  I also have 2 cotton tops ready to go onto the batting and batting.

    Nana

  • Thank you!

    Posted on May 31st, 2009 Wrap'em No comments

    The mail lady has been busy the last week bringing us lots of goodies!  Boxes of quilts have arrived from Birdie in Md and from Bev in AK.  We also received a box full of quilt tops from Lynda in VA, and Ellen in TX and her 92 year old mother in Fla teamed up to send us a beautiful quilt.  We appreciate all of the hard work from everyone.  The quilts are all fantastic!   Thank you so much!

    I have noticed that several new people have joined lately.  Please don’t be shy—-introduce yourselves to us and let us know what you are working on. —-Ellen

  • Quilts

    Posted on May 11th, 2009 Wrap'em No comments

    A box arrived in the mail from Shari in Montana.  Shari sent two large snuggly quilts and also some nice fabric that we will be able to use for backs on more quilts!  Thank you so much, Shari!

    We just delivered a load of donations to Rose Bud Reservation in South Dakota.  Besides quilts, there were lots of boxes of clothing, a bed, a large donation of baby formula, some cleaning supplies and lots of other things.  Thank you to everyone for helping us to help the people on the reservation.

    I hope that all of you mothers had a great Mother’s Day yesterday.  It was a beautiful sunny day here.  We had the sheep shearer come and shear the two sheep.  I’m sure that Mama Sheep thought that was a great Mother’s Day gift!  I think that they were happy to take off their thick wool coats in the sun.  In the afternoon I did some quilting and enjoyed the sunshine a bit. ——Ellen

  • Wrap’em Groups

    Posted on May 5th, 2009 Wrap'em 1 comment

    There are several groups either around the country or online that are supporting Wrap Them in Love with your quilts.  Please click on comments to this post and tell everyone about your group.  Where are you located? How did you get started?  How long have you been quilting for Wrap’em? Tell us something about your members.  Do you have any upcoming events planned?  Anything else you can think of to share?

    Notice that we now have three pages here.  There is this home page, an “about” page and a “quilt blocks” page.  I’ll be adding more hints and blocks there.  Eventually, I’d like to add a page about Wrap’em Groups, so I will copy and paste your comments from this post to that page in the future.  You can also email me with any special information that you’d like me to add there. ——-Ellen