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LoveQuiltsUK - Henry B's quilt

Henry B's quilt    (Quilt Closed)

Born:May 2015
Illness: XIAP (X-linked inhibitor of apoptosis deficiency)

Theme: Safari Animals

Date opened: 25th Aug 2018
Date closed: 27th Aug 2018
Deadline: 30th Dec 2018

Photo of Henry B

Theme details

Safari Animals - Giraffes, tigers, lions, elephants etc
Also penguins

Child Interests

Animals ( penguins, giraffes, elephants, tigers, lions)
Thomas the tank engine.
Mickey Mouse
Superhero’s ( particularly batman)
Red blue and pink


Henry is 3 years old and has spent a considerable amount of time in Great Ormond Street Hospital. Henry was diagnosed with a rare genetic disorder called XIAP (X-linked inhibitor of apoptosis deficiency) at 2 months old.
At 9 months old Henry was admitted to intensive care after getting a blood infection which led to sepsis. Following this he spent 11 months in Great Ormond Street during which time he underwent a stem cell transplant.
Because of all of the medication and treatment Henry has received Henry has developmental delay and osteoporosis. He is still taking a considerable amount of medications and continues having treatment for ongoing medical issues including being tpn dependant.
Henry has now been in Great Ormond Street hospital for 14 weeks and has had numerous blood transfusions and surgeries.


1.Safari animals from Quick and Easy magazine. Bordered square with a cheetah, elephant, giraffe and lion.Stitcher: Karen Stephenson, Cambridgeshire, UK

2.Lion Endangered Young’unsStitcher: Eileen, Newcastle, UK
In Progress

3.Lickity Stitch Momma and Me Mother Hippo and BabyStitcher: Sandra, Shefford, England

4.Stoney Creek Protected Babies ZebraStitcher: Jan, Hull, UK

5.Cross stitch crazy geometric lionStitcher: Grace Bowles, Southampton , UK
In Progress

6.Lickity Stitch. Tribal lionStitcher: Miss Debbie Elkington, Boston, Lincs, UK
In Progress

7.The world of cross stitching Issue 272 Lion, giraffe, zebra & money with a tree and parrot in the background Stitcher: Paula Dewar, Glasgow, Scotland
In Progress

8.First Kiss (mother giraffe and baby) by Bothy Threads Stitcher: Val Gilbert, Coningsby , UK

9.From cross stitcher magazine issues 331-333 Combination of small safari animals. To include penguin, giraffe, elephant and as many others as will fit Stitcher: Claire Pink, Loughborough , UK
In Progress

10.Travel the world in Cross stitch Safari animals sampler including giraffe, gorilla and flamingoStitcher: Seren Senior, Derby, UK
In Progress

11.Off etsy Penguin in a red Nordic jumperStitcher: Ruth Horn, Co Durham, GB

12.Label Stitcher: Sarah, St. Albans, UK
In Progress

Squares received

Cross stitch square for Henry B's quilt
Stitched by: Karen Stephenson
Submitted: Sep 2018

Cross stitch square for Henry B's quilt
Stitched by: Sandra
Submitted: Aug 2018

Cross stitch square for Henry B's quilt
Stitched by: Jan
Submitted: Sep 2018

Cross stitch square for Henry B's quilt
Stitched by: Val Gilbert
Submitted: Oct 2018

Cross stitch square for Henry B's quilt
Stitched by: Ruth Horn
Submitted: Oct 2018


Card for Henry B
Stitched by: Leanne Malcolmson

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