Crafting · Design · Dogs · Finished Object · Knitting · Pattern

Pattern Release – Paws Around My Neck (Cowl)

I am extremely happy to announce the release of my newest pattern, Paws Around My Neck (cowl).  Until the end of day Sunday, it’s 30% off in my Ravelry store using the coupon code “PAWS”. It is a quick and fun knit utilizing a fairly basic lace pattern, knit in the round, suitable for the… Continue reading Pattern Release – Paws Around My Neck (Cowl)

Crafting · Crochet · Dogs · Finished Object · Knitting

Finished Object Friday – Carson Throw

This post has been 8 months in the making and I am so happy to be able to show off the final results (photo heavy post warning!).  I started knitting this throw as part of a knitalong (KAL) hosted by Eat.Sleep.Knit. (ESK) who put together some lovely colour co-ordinated kits.  I have been knitting this… Continue reading Finished Object Friday – Carson Throw

Crafting · Dogs

Wienerpawlooza Mississauga

As some of you may know, I run a small business called Spack Craft where I sell hand crafted knit, crochet, jewellery/charms, patterns and sewn items.  Most of this activity occurs online, but you can find some of my products at the Canadian Dachshund Rescue Ontario’s (CDRO) events where a portion of every sale through… Continue reading Wienerpawlooza Mississauga

Crafting · Crochet · Dogs · Knitting · Pattern · Project Planning

Match the Sweater to the Breed

After my experience with making a sweater to match the unique shape of the dachshund, it got me to thinking.  All of us canine aficionados feel that dogs are people too, but really, they come in all different shapes and sizes, just like people do.  I do need to stress that it is really important… Continue reading Match the Sweater to the Breed

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The Canadian Dachshund Rescue Ontario

This Rescue organization, The Canadian Dachshund Rescue Ontario, is near and dear to my heart as my Mother is an active volunteer for them and my short “sister” has been featured in a past post, Gracie’s Sweater (Wurstwarmer).  Please visit the Rescue’s website for more information about upcoming events! I have been busy this weekend… Continue reading The Canadian Dachshund Rescue Ontario