26149Re: Great idea to support our troops
- Jun 2, 2005I don't see the problem here. If you want to send some squares do
so. If not, don't. I think this is a great idea and I commend you
for your efforts to make our troops feel more comfortable. I am a
former sailor and I would have been gratefull for a sign of support.
Thanks to all who offer help from all the soldiers and sailors.
--- In firstname.lastname@example.org, Connie Knie
> Hello everyone,out the site if you wish.....
> Pam and I are part of a group called Operation Comfort. Go check
> www.operationcomfort.comquilts that are made from 6 inch blocks of denim that are signed by
> Anyway, one of our projects is Freedom Quilts. These are hand made
folks (use 100% cotton denim and sharpies) and we only need 96 to
make a full quilt.
>has a block that tells where it came from. These quilts are sent
> Wouldn't it be cool to have one done by our DO group? Each quilt
overseas to a hospital along with Go Bags......
>sign squares. Now if you have old jeans lying around you can simply
> This is a fantastic cause and it is Pam's idea to have you all
cut a 6inch square and then sign it, putting any kind of
inspirational note or just a thank you or whatever moves you. You
need to keep your note inside a 5 inch square in the middle as the
outer one inch is needed plain so they can be sewn together.........
>offered to have the squares mailed to her. I can give you her
> If anyone is interested please email me off list and Pam has
> SUPPORT OUR TROOPS WITH YOUR OLD BLUE JEANS!!
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