This week I'm putting the finishing touches on a new dog jacket design that's simple and comfy, and made with reclaimed wool and a cozy flannel lining. From this angle, it's quite Sherlock-y!
The best thing about making the Pocket Critter is how delightful it is to watch dogs play with it and work to get the treats out of the pocket. It's not just the dog that's having fun -- we humans get to have fun, too! With this soft, interactive dog toy, I wanted to put… Continue reading The Pocket Critter Interactive Dog Toy
This batch of Pocket Critters looks much plumper and healthier than yesterday! They're ready for the pockets to be stitched on next.
I brought a new batch of fabrics into my workshop to make some Pocket Critters. This group is assembled and ready to be stuffed. Then I'll stitch the pocket on by hand.
The faster life moves, the more I crave connections to the past -- something with roots to ground me as today's way of life whips me between shiny objects. To me, when things are designed with timeless style it helps provide that connection. I don't care for trends that come and go, creating piles of low-quality,… Continue reading Why timeless design: a love letter to classic style