Category Archives: Dogs

Make Madness 2018 – Day 17 & 18| Dog Beds

With Baseball Opening Day around the corner (March 29), I knew I wanted to make dog beds for my two dogs using fabric from their respective teams. Ellie is a San Francisco Giants fan and Mindy is a Chicago Cubs … Continue reading

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Make Madness 2018 – Day 15 | Dog Paw Applique

If you’ve followed me for any length of time, you know that I really like to get the most use out of any material I use: fabric, yarn, paper, etc.  I really dislike waste and after any project, I’ll set … Continue reading

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Make Madness 2018 – Day 8 | St. Pawtrick’s Day Drawstring Project Bag

I’ve been wanting to make a drawstring project bag for a while now.  And last week I started a sock project that needed it’s own bag – the As Time Goes By sock pattern by Susan Burzynski.  I’m using Freckled … Continue reading

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Make Madness 2018 – Day 3 | Notions Tin

I don’t know about you, but every time I need scissors or needles for my knitting projects, I can’t seem to find them. My sister-in-law bought me some Altoid-sized tins so that I could cover them with fabric and/or paper … Continue reading

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Make Madness 2018 – Day 2 | Dog Collars

Today’s project is one I’ve had on my list to do for ages.  I’ve made collars for my dogs for the past several years and every 4 years or so they need new ones. I discovered this wonderful fabric that … Continue reading

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Saturday Snippets | December 5, 2015

Welcome to Saturday Snippets.  This is where I share links and odd bits of info from the past week. 1.  Pantone just announced the colors of the year for 2016. 2.  Love watching dogs having fun. Well that’s all the … Continue reading

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Saturday Snippets | November 28, 2015

Welcome to Saturday Snippets.  This is where I share links and odd bits of info from the past week. 1.  People really are very clever. 2. I know how Thor feels. Well that’s all the Snippets I have for today.  … Continue reading

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