Little Hearts for Grace

Hello everyone!

I hope you’ve had a great weekend, here it’s been scorching hot! Today I’d like to share with you a charity CAL I’ve taken part in, and that you can still join in before the end of January.

This CAL is run by Lindsey from Lottie & Albert and Jen @justlittlejen on Instagram. Seven squares have been designed and are available for free on Lindsey’s website. The goal is to make some of those squares and send them over, so that Jen and Lindsey can make a blanket and raffle it in the UK to raise money for two charities: Bristol’s Children’s Hospital and Little Hearts Matter.

This CAL started because Lindsey and Jen have a common friend whose little girl Grace was born with only half a heart. Both of them have been amazed with how Grace’s family has coped, and they wanted to help in their own way, by raising money for the charities that helped them when Grace needed it the most. Lindsey explains it very well in her podcast on youtube if you would like to know more about it.

I was very touched by Grace’s story, so I decided to make three squares and send them to the UK. The colours should be including purples (Grace’s favourite colour) or pastels.

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There is still some time left if you want to join in too, they are really fast to make (it only took me a couple hours for all three of them). I’m sure that the more squares they receive, the better it will be. If you are in the UK, you can also buy a raffle ticket to support the charities (it won’t be available internationally because of strict UK raffle laws).

I hope you guys have a great week ❤️

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11 responses to “Little Hearts for Grace

  1. Those are really cute, and it sounds very worthwhile.

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    • Thank you 😘 yes I thought that was a great cause and I can totally relate as one of my friends also was born with a severe heart disease, so I know how much pressure it can put on a family.

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  2. I’d join in if I could crochet… Cute little hearts, nice work.

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  3. Your squares are super pretty. Great way to help others. 🙂

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  4. I love your cute little heart Blocks! I’m sure they are going to
    Be very much appreciated:)!

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  5. I’m sure your blocks will be a great addition, they’re very pretty.

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