Knitter and Crafter Volunteers
The Knitter and Crafter Volunteers donate handcrafted items to be used and enjoyed by our babies, children and their families. If you enjoy knitting or crocheting and would like to donate your items, please contact Volunteer Services at 321.841.5932 or e-mail Angela Phillips at Angela.Phillips@orlandohealth.com.
Guidelines for Knitters and Crafters
Baby Items: Mommies love the pastel colors.
The pastel colors are pink, blue, and white.
Blankets and quilts can be in any shape or size you desire.
Booties are 3 inches on bottom; 2.5 - 3 inches heal to toe.
Full term baby hats should be 11, 12 or 13 inches wide and 7 inches long.
Clothing: Diaper shirts can be made in these sizes. Please use Velcro to close the shirts.
Small 11 inches long and 7 inches wide
Medium 11.5 inches long and 8 inches wide
Large 12 inches long and 9 inches wide
Please use the pastel colors.
Preemie hats are 8, 9 or 10 inches wide and 5 inches long.
Isolette covers are 36 inches X 48 inches with ½-inch quilt batting in the middle.
Fetal Demise Items
The fetal demise gowns should be 7" in length and have an open back all the way down. Hats are 4, 5 or 6" inches wide and 2 inches long.
Special Care Instructions: Because some of our precious babies are on ventilators, items that have been exposed to smoke, mothballs, perfume or pet fur cannot be used.