Monday, 6 March 2017

Requests 6 March 2017

Hi all

NOTE – if you receive this via email DO NOT try to reply to me via email. You need to usefriendsofAHQ@gmail.com

Male and Female

To make it easier with my spreadsheet, you will see I have a new column.   Male is now denoted as M and female is .... surprise, surprise, F.    No more pink for girls.

Novelty Stars

The novelty stars are great! 
Please continue to use the tutorial shown here…. 

There are no limitations regarding colours but please make your stars colourful and cheery.  The reason I have called them NOVELTY stars is because I would like you to use a novelty print of some sort in the middle of the block if you can please. If this is a problem and you do not have novelty prints then please make your blocks on footy team colours.  If you need some suggestions as to what colour combinations to make just email me and I will give you the run down.   We would love some Aussie ones or red white and blue flag ones if you can please but all novelty are great! 

Please post them to PO Box 248, Cherrybrook,  NSW  2126

Laundry bags…

All these laundry bags in BOLD must be in the mail by end of March please.  The rest by 10 April please.

Random laundry bags
Again, this is not a call for Random laundry bags but if you have made some and are waiting for me to give you names please let me know. It is really hard to keep track of things like this and so I am sure that some of you have slipped through the cracks .

Random Quilt tops
As above with the quilt tops. I am not calling for quilt tops but if you have one and are waiting for me to give you a name for it please let me know.  Once again, I am sure that some of you have slipped through the cracks.

Post By Date

There are TWO post by dates for this list

Requests from number 2 to 8 inclusive MUST be in the mail by end of March please.

Requests from number 22 onwards are to be in the mail by 10 April please.

PLEASE note the date and let me know if you have any problems getting your quilt/LB away on time. In fact, if you are going to be late posting it please let me know BEFORE you post it.  Also, if this time frame is too tight for you, there are options, just email me to discuss.

PLEASE, PLEASE, PLEASE copy the ENTIRE line if you wish to nominate for a quilt or laundry bag.  
For example….
- RAEME              M           LB           1D

This is really important to make sure that neither you nor I copy the wrong number which could lead to me giving you the wrong details for specific request.  If you find it hard to copy and paste just let me know.

B=both quilt and laundry bag (feel free to nominate to JUST do the laundry bag if you wish)
Q= just a quilt
LB = just a laundry bag

NOTE
Australian National Flag - you can buy panels at Spotlight – ask for them if you can’t find them.
Rising Sun and other badges – ask me about them, I can often send you some to include if your request needs them.

If they want some text and it is too much for you to applique I can get it embroidered and sent to you if you like to be sewn on the quilt or sewn into it.
I can help you with football colours and logos of teams etc. Just ask me. Most of the logos are simple or you can just add team names if you want to … team colours are enough also.
Please think about what the request involves before you take it on. Google, ask questions, email me, make sure you can complete it to your satisfaction before you commit to it if possible please.

If there is more than one request on this list that you would be happy to do I suggest that you send me a list of requests and tell me how many you want to be allocated…. ie one of the following please….  There are always a few requests that everyone wants to do (and I can never pick them) so if the first one you ask for is taken then I can allocate another from your list if I have a list.

A quick note… even if you check the request list every week, please take the time to skim over this preamble.  I edit it to make it relevant every week and I know that many of you are not reading it by the questions I am being asked. It takes you just a minute or two to scan it but takes me considerably longer to read and answer the emails I receive ….. please give me a hand in this. Your assistance is appreciated.

Please let me know if you have any other questions.

Cheers and happy stitching!
Jan-Maree



Australian Flag - post by end of March
M
LB
1
New England Patriots NFL Team LOGO, Navy Blue, Red, White - post by end of March
M
LB
1
Military and remembrance theme - include poppies - post by end of March
M
LB
1
Boxing Kangaroo  - post by end of March
M
LB
1
Black with Orange
F
LB
1
7RAR Aussie or Pig/Boar themed 
M
LB
1
Aussie Flag,

OR

BMX
M
Q
2
Aussie Flag
OR
Dirt Bikes
M
B
3
Aussie flag,

OR
mountain biking
M
B
4
Aussie Flag,
OR
Moto GP
M
B
5
Queensland Maroons - I have the logos I can send you express post so this just needs to be a maroon and gold quilt
M
B
6
Maroon - QLD State of Origin and Brisbane Broncos - have had the logos embroidered and can post to you
M
Q
8
Skeletor
M
B
9
Orange and black colour, silouette of ship, Arunta patch or similar, navy crest  "Op Manitou Rotation 64 16/17"  I can have words and Navy crest embroidered and sent to you.
M
Q
10
Perrente Lizard and Ship's Motto- "Conquer or Die" with children's names in Gold please
M
Q
11
The Simpsons theme - Wording 'HMAS Arunta OP  MANITOU ROT 64'  I can have words embroidered and sent to you
M
B
12
Pink Quilt with a large Pug dog picture
M
Q
13
Bayern Munich Football Club (red white and blue) German Bundesliga  simple logo, ask me.
M
Q
15
Bees/Hive Wording 'HMAS ARUNTA - OP MANITOU ROTATION 64
M
B
16
Carlton football club - Navy blue and white "HMAS ARUNTA - OP MANITOU 64" "Conquer or Die"
M
B
17
Arunta Ship's silhouette and perrente lizard Ship's patch in the centre with OP MANITOU ROT 64 below
M
B
20
Fremantle Dockers - Wording "HMAS Arunta Op Manitou Rotation 64"
M
B
21
Doctor Who theme with Wording "HMAS Arunta - OP Manitou Rotation 64"
M
Q
22
Deadpool
M
B
23
Mazda RX7 (1st Gen Series 1-3) Theme. Wording "HMAS ARUNTA - OP MANITOU ROTATION 64"
M
Q
24
The big Lez show themed
M
Q
25
Detriot Red wings logo. Black background -  embroidered blocks being made to include
M
Q
26
David Bowie / Metallica
M
Q
27
nintendo theme ( super mario brothers etc)  thanks.
M
Q
28
"I miss you Harambe" Gorilla theme
M
B
29
Marvel Theme. Ironman
M
Q
30
Basketball
M
B
31
Emu Export Beer Logo"HMAS Arunta OP MANITOU ROT 64 '16-'17" on bottom with small purple propeller underneath
M
B
32
Pink Yoshi riding on HMAS Arunta Ship - Wording "HMAS Arunta Op Manitou Rot 64" (Yoshi is a Nintendo character)
M
B
33
Black Staffy and a blue Staffy (dogs)
M
B
34
galaxy (planets and stars) theme with "YTB" in the centre with 'Lit Tour 2k16/17' at the bottom please
M
Q
35
The Lion King
F
Q
37
Variety of pinks and tennis rackets "HMAS ARUNTA"
F
Q
38
Nautical Theme - colours grey, white, pastel blue and green. Wording "HMAS Arunta - Op Manitou Rotation 64".
F
B
39
Tropical design- Written: HMAS ARUNTA OP MANITOU ROT 64 2016-2017
F
Q
40
Various Beanie Boos + 'Manitou'
M
Q
41
Manchester United theme or Red and yellow  - Wording "HMAS Arunta Op Manitou Rot 64"
M
B
42
Yoshi from mario cart + other characters
M
B
43
St.Kilda Football Club, Nick Riewoldt
M
Q
44
Newcastle United Football Club (English Football) and wording "HMAS ARUNTA - OP MANITOU ROT 64" at the bottom
M
B
45
SCUBA diving theme with HMAS Arunta on the surface
M
Q
46
Quilt: Perrente Lizard (Top half  ) and  Wording "HMAS ARUNTA - OP MANITOU ROT 64 - Conquer or Die" (Bottom Half). Bag: Australian White Ensign with Navy anchor
M
Q
47
Chelsea Football Club, English Premier League
M
Q
48
Surf design
M
Q
49
Arsenal Football Club, English Premier League
M
Q
50
Suicide squad themed with wording at the top HMAS ARUNTA and bottom OP MANITAO ROTATION 64
M
Q
51
Quilt - Perrente Lizard and ship's motto "Conquer or Die". Orange and black in colour
M
B
52
Light blue RAN themed with large white ensign and "HMAS Arunta Op Manitou"
M
Q
53
 travelling as a family , The Simpsons, he adores his 2 sons and taking them on adventures, reading, horror/scary movies ie zombie apocalypse.
M
B
54
I don’t know specifically what to ask for.
But this deployment is my only land deployment, and the first away from my young family.
I would like to have something that reflects my familiy (Husband, Me, Daughter, Daughter, Son) and my role as the Gender Adviser for the MER.
Thankyou very much.
F
Q
55
I would like it to reflect my time here with RAAF insignia, aircraft (KC-30 and the E-7 Wedgetail) and maybe my deployment dates Oct16 - Jun 17.
F
B
56
Aussie Flag, Iraqi flag with E7-A in the middle and OP OKRA title on top.
M
Q
57
Fav Colour isBlue, Could I request the Australian Explosive Ordnance Disposal bomb as the main theam, with the Royal Australian Engineers badge, Rising Sun badge included.  Can send you both badges and checking on EOD bomb.
M
Q
58
If possible, I would like to see the my Australian and  Scottish heritage incorporated;  either the Mackenzie Tartan, crest or a stag head.  Aussie and Scottish flags. Maybe a bottle of nice single malt juxtaposed with a can of Emu Export (Perth beer)! I also enjoy fitness, doing crossfit. Perhaps an Olympic barbell  or some kettlbells would provide a nice image. I also love coffee. 
M
B
59
 I love red roses and poppies, mountains and forests, I live in the Adelaide hills so I love green landscapes.
F
Q
60
Bundaberg Rum, QLD Maroons
M
B
61
Port Adelaide (AFL), Carlton Dry, Afghan / Aust. Flag, cool gym design
M
B
62
Crows (AFL) Adelaide, 7 RAR, Corona, AFGHAN Flag. (suggested that he have his LB as the Afgan Flag)
M
B
63
Aussie Flag, Red Kangaroo, "H-KIA, Kabu"l (text), Afghan Flag colours
M
B
64
Geelong Cats (AFL - Ford Brand, Bottom - Australian/ Afghan flag with H-KIA Kabul written under flag
M
B
65
blue, turquoise, Quilt with Stars
F
Q
66
Aussie flag with road bike
F
LB
67


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