From the Heart Project Sizes
If sizes on our list of Current Needs differs from what is given below, please go with what is on the current needs list.
Chemo Blankets 38” x 48”
Blankets for Dialysis/Hospice/Palliative Care 42” x 60” (No fringe, no tie-ons)
Red, White, and Blue Blankets, either square or rectangular, no larger than 32″ X 35″
Red, White, and Blue Twin Blankets, for veterans no larger than 38″ X 72″
Wheelchair Blankets/Lap Blankets approx. 27″ x 36″ NO TIES!
Newborn/Baby Blankets in non-specific gender colors, (yellow, pale green, variegated, etc.) in sizes 36″ X 36″ up to 36″ X 40”
Shawls approx. 30 X 45″
Children’s Blankets (for clutching or draggin’) 36″ X 36″ up to 36″ X 40”
Chemo Hats Soft – not cotton as it is too scratchy. Medium and large sizes for both adults and children
Other Hats Small, medium, large for male and female, children and adult
Squares 12 inches to be stitched together into blankets or used as wash cloths at Memory Care facilities (if 100% cotton). Acrylic squares are used for “folding the laundry” at Memory Care facilities or are joined together to create larger blankets.
Infant Hats All infant hats need to fit over the 5″ Styrofoam ball at the workshop. 5″ diameter equates to about 16″ circumference. Must be stretchy.
Layette Sets Used as “take me home” outfits for newborns.
Bears and Stuffed Toys New bears from Dollar stores etc., dressed in knitted or crocheted outfits. Given to sick, scared, or needy children in ER, clinic, oncology, hospice and other areas. Please do not remove store/manufacturer tags from dolls or toys.