Category Archives: dogs

More Dog Shirts for Lizzie

I’ve been making Lizzie shirts.  I’ve have used old and new (on sale at greatly reduced cost) shirts and recycled them into shirts for Lizzie.  The pattern is one I drafted using a purchased shirt and have tweaked as I … Continue reading

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Three More Dog Shirts

I recently bought a Husqvarna Huskylock s21 serger.  I’ve made three dog shirts (two from knit T-shirt fabric and one from an old flannel shirt) as part of learning to use the machine which is way more powerful, has more … Continue reading

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Sweater for a Friend’s Dog

I knit this sweater for a friend’s dog who feels the winter cold in his old bones.  It was knit using the pattern The Ozzie large dog sweater by Jenna Greer.  The yarn is  Lion Brand Wool-Ease Thick & Quick … Continue reading

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Lizzie’s Heart Sweater

This is the second sweater I’ve knit for our dog Lizzie.  It was knit using the pattern Cables and Hearts Dog Coat by Paton.  The yarn is Lion Brand Wool-Ease Sportweight in the color blue heather. 

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Shirts for my dog Lizzie

I drafted a pattern for a pullover shirt for my dog Lizzie.  I used these notes as a reference which are quite helpful. Here’s my first one using an old T-shirt with the words “dog rule” on the front. Lizzie … Continue reading

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Dog Sweater for Lizzie

We recently adopted a rescue dog to replace our chocolate Labrador Rusty who died back in January.  Lizzie is a 4-5 yr old Jack Russell/Bull terrier mix.  She is house-broken. She is intelligent and has already learned how to use … Continue reading

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Sewing Room Remodel In Progress

My sewing room has been long overdue for some remodeling.  The carpet and paint as you can see from these first two photos were old and dirty from living with dogs (got to love them) and time.  Besides it never … Continue reading

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