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)
Well it has been a while since I have posted anything, so this one will be a little eclectic. Bear with me please! I just recently celebrated my 5th anniversary of turning 29 and was spoiled rotten by my family! Thanks guys! Look forward to future adventures in sewing and embroidery! (As well as the… Continue reading November Happenings
It just so happens that starting last year, our dogs Annual Wellness Exam falls on the weekend nearest to Halloween. Last year, we dressed up the four dogs (my two and my mother’s two) for their appointment, so of course we had to do the same thing this year! My two girls have been Tigger… Continue reading Happy Halloween!
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
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
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
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