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LoveQuilts Australia - Dekkard's quilt

Dekkard's quilt    (Quilt Closed)

Born:Sept 2008
Illness: Lissencephaly(smooth brain), epilespy

Theme: Animals wild/jungle (elephants, crocodiles)

Date opened: 7th Jun 2017
Date closed: 12th Jun 2017
Deadline: 26th Oct 2017

Photo of Dekkard

Theme details

Animals wild/jungle (elephants, crocodiles) - Cute/cartoon, or realistic are all suitable for this quilt.

Child Interests

Dekkard loves elephants, spiderman and spongebob square pants. He loves blue but will respond to bright colours


Dekkard had a seizure at 2 months of age and after a MRI he was diagnosed with lissencephaly(smooth brain). He wasn't meant to reach 2 but is 8. He will never walk or talk and is in a wheelchair. He gets sick very easy and have almost lost him a few times. 2013 was the worst year as he was in ICU and they didn't think he was going to make it. He is tube feed as its to dangerous for him to eat


1.Stitcher: Kylie Moran, Bathurst, Australia

2.Stitcher: Leanne Malcolmson, Romsey, England, UK

3.Daily Cross Stitch Stitcher: Kylie, Cessnock, Australia
In Progress
Giraffe and elephant (cute)

4.Endangered Young'uns Stitcher: E.E. (Beth) Filmer, Adelaide SA , Australia
In Progress

5.Animal cards from cross stitch favourites magazine.. Designer Durene Jones Page 25Stitcher: Kylie Moran, Bathurst, Australia
In Progress
Elephant .. Similar to the hippo square

6.Etsy TatyanamStitch Crocodile boy Stitcher: Sue Pink, Goolwa, Australia
In Progress
Crocodile. Cartoon style

7.Cross Stitcher magazine Issue 236 Stitcher: Loraine, Perth, Australia
In Progress
Margaret Sherry Jungle design - Giraffe, Hippo, Zebra, Lion

8.Jeanette Crews Designs booklet "Explore Africa" Pages 18/19Stitcher: K. Anne Bradfield, Goonellabah, Australia
In Progress
Cheetah head in an animal print frame

9.Wild animals in cross stitch Stitcher: Elaine Ainsworth , Raby, Australia
In Progress
Lion cub

10.Cross stitch card shop magazine issue 91 33Stitcher: Elaine Matthews , Perth, Australia
In Progress

11.Unknown (example was stitched in pink for a request but will stitch normally) Stitcher: Jeneen, PA, USA
In Progress
Zebra Head

12.LabelStitcher: Diana Tanner, Perth, WA, Australia
In Progress

Squares received

Cross stitch square for Dekkard's quilt
Stitched by: Kylie Moran
Submitted: Jun 2017

Cross stitch square for Dekkard's quilt
Stitched by: Leanne Malcolmson
Submitted: May 2016