November 29 ~ Passion for Animals

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Don’t leave special animals in your life out of the gift giving this holiday season!Related tutorials you might just love: Mini-Tent Pattern, Gifts for Pet Lovers, Gifts for Pets

Make It

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Erin at Dog Under My Desk shows you how to make a Fleece Dog Bed. Erin has a series of great tutorials to help you make special things for dogs, including a Little Dog Seatbelt, Little Dog Harness and a Little Dog Tie pattern; find them all at Dog Under My Desk.
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This fun Rabbit Softie was designed by Sleepy King on Etsy for the Lark Crafts blog. It uses an old scarf for the body.
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Check out the free Dog Toy pattern download from Laura Griffin at Dreaming Out Loud.
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Keep the back seat clean when you bring pets on the road with this Car Seat Cover from Katrina at exscapes.

Bag a Day

There are so many beautiful bags to love out there… We’re sharing one bag tutorial every day this month for you to sew and give.

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Emily’s Grandview Bag (Part 1) at The Boy Trifecta has lots of pretty ruffles, and Emily says it isn’t too difficult to make. Here’s Part 2 of the tutorial.

Buy It

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Our Forest Friends Slippers are a Betz White PDF Sewing Pattern. You can purchase and download the pattern and get right to work, making Happy Hedgehogs, Mischievous Mice and Rascally Raccoons.We have lots of wonderful Toy and Softie Patterns in the shop featuring favorite animals!

Here are just a few fabrics perfect for some of today’s projects. Click on the fabric images to visit the Sew,Mama,Sew! shop:

Gabrien’s choice Liz’s choice Irene’s choice

Mix It

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Do you know about Nanaimo Bars? They’re a Canadian dessert that originated in Nanaimo, British Columbia. These are Jamie’s version at My Baking Addition, made with a recipe from the City of Nanaimo.
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Make some pretty (and delicious) Candy Cane Cake Pops with Amber from Hostess with the Mostess!

Print It

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Adriana specializes in one-of-a-kind pet portraits at Adriana Willsie. If you subscribe to her newsletter you can download and print these cute Christmas and Hanukkah Tags. She also has Free Holiday Cards for you to print.

Win It

Tweet #handmadeholidays or tag us on Facebook this week for a chance to win a $20 gift certificate to Sew,Mama,Sew!

Comment on today’s post for a chance to win one of these prizes!

Linen & Lace: Simple-to-Sew Homestyle Charm Using New and Vintage Lace (US Winners Only)

Author: Chantal Sabatier
Publisher: F + W Media

This title includes 24 hearfelt, handmade sewing projects that combine new and vintage linen and lace with stunning results. New home sewn projects are very fresh and modern, from gifts for children and friends, to chic additions to your home or closet. Experienced crafters will be inspired by the mix of practical and decorative projects, while beginners will be able to finish simple projects in an evening or weekend with spectacular results.

Marie Osmond’s Heartfelt Giving: Sew and Quilt for Family and Friends

Author: Marie Osmond
Publisher: Martingale & Co.

Enjoy the fun of quiltmaking in the delightful company of Marie Osmond!

Marie learned to sew at an early age, as you’ll see in a rare look at some of her favorite childhood photos. She continues to share her love of quilting and sewing by making treasured gifts for family and friends.

You’ll find exquisite photos and step-by-step instructions for more than 20 projects, including her “Paper Roses” quilt, bags, aprons, and gifts for babies, teens, friends, and even pets.

Mrs. Crafty Pants Designs offers fabric flower hair accessories and small home decor items. Kassandra writes, “Our hair accessories are categorized by headbands, barrettes, and bobby pins. All headbands are one size fits all, with an option to upgrade to a plastic headband. Each piece is one of a kind and handmade with love.” This week you can win a $25 gift certificate to Mrs. Crafty Pants Designs!

For shop updates, exclusive discounts, and DIY crafts follow Kassandra’s blog at Coffee and their Kisses.

Stitch Magic: A Compendium of Sewing Techniques for Sculpting Fabric Into Exciting New Forms

Author: Alison Reid
Publisher: STC Craft/A Melanie Falick Book

In Stitch Magic, fashion and textile expert Alison Reid teaches sewers how to manipulate and sculpt fabric by using such techniques as folding, cutting, pleating, tucking, gathering, and stitching, creating entirely new surfaces and textures in the process. The resulting fabrics, which look sophisticated and complex but are actually relatively simple and inexpensive to produce, can be used for entire textiles, such as cushions or blinds, or to create fashion accessories or embellishments.

Don’t miss our Handmade Holidays photo pool, and check out our 2010 Handmade Holidays list for more fabulous ideas.

28 ~ Passion for Pop Culture
27 ~ Passion for Fitness
26 ~ Passion for Picnics
25 ~ Passion for Parties
24 ~ Passion for Coffee + Tea
23 ~ Passion for Writing
22 ~ Passion for Food
21 ~ Passion for Sleep
20 ~ Passion for Nature
19 ~ Passion for Technology
18 ~ Passion for Photography
17 ~ Passion for Color
16 ~ Passion for Reading
15 ~ Passion for Imagination
14 ~ Passion for Growing
13 ~ Passion for Decorating
12 ~ Passion for Jewelry
11 ~ Passion for Art
10 ~ Passion for Travel
9 ~ Passion for Cooking + Baking
8 ~ Passion for Exploration + Adventure
7 ~ Passion for Teaching + Learning
6 ~ Passion for Sewing
5 ~ Passion for Organization
4 ~ Passion for Relaxation
3 ~ Passion for Clothes
2 ~ Passion for Play
1 ~ Passion for Accessories

We respect the copyright of all crafters. All photos are used with permission from the artist.

You can receive a free copy of the Perfect Zip Bags Pattern by Elizabeth Hartman (a $10 value) with your order of $30 or more. Check out this post for all the details. You can also see how versatile and pretty the bags are in our pattern sample posts!

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259 Responses to November 29 ~ Passion for Animals

  1. jenniffier says:

    the doggie bed is so adorable. I wonder how much fabric it would take for my GSD

  2. Libby says:

    The candy cane pops look wonderful and the rabbit softie would be for me not my dog:)

  3. Cat says:

    Char puppy is going to have a good christmas!

  4. Rachael Spencer says:

    I love that rabbit softie! Adorable!

  5. […] November 29 Winners: Stitch Magic: A Compendium of Sewing Techniques for Sculpting Fabric Into Exciting New Forms ~ Winner: Deidre (jbirse) Linen & Lace: Simple-to-Sew Homestyle Charm Using New and Vintage Lace (US Winners Only) ~ Winner: Kristie $25 Gift Certificate to Mrs. Crafty Pants Designs ~ Winner: Whitner (Kane) Marie Osmond’s Heartfelt Giving: Sew and Quilt for Family and Friends ~ Winner: Betsy […]

  6. I love everything…I’m such an animal lover.

  7. kelly B. says:

    I love the car seat cover!!!!! As the owner of two labs I certainly could use one!

  8. Vanessa says:

    Ooh cute rabbit

  9. Amy G. says:

    The rabbit toy is super cute!

  10. Kim N says:

    Looks great for our furry friends!

  11. aelsyium says:

    Oh, that rabbit softie is so cute! I don’t have a dog, but I want to make one for my baby girl!

  12. Bethany says:

    That bag is just awesome I have a few people on my list that would just LOVE that…much go check it out!!

  13. Lindsay F says:

    Love the rabbit softie!

  14. Natalia says:

    I wish I had a dog!

  15. Whitner Kane says:

    I think my sister might be getting the car seat cover for Christmas. Her Bassett hound sheds like no other!

  16. Sherri S. says:

    Love the rabbit softie…for me, not my dog! Thanks!

  17. MarciaW says:

    those little slippers are adorable

  18. Kylie C says:

    I think some Nanaimo Bars are on my to do list now. yum.

  19. KeriCan says:

    The Grandview Bag is fab!

  20. Jennifer Cheek-Payan says:

    OOohhhh – I like the Car Seat cover for pets! That’s fabulous!!! And I’ve never had Nanaimo Bars but ater seeing them, I want to try making some! Yummy!

  21. kdaisy says:

    Thanks for the Nanaimo Bars recipe! I am a total Canada-ophile!

  22. Tiffany says:

    The rabbit softie is adorable and I LOVE the Grandview bag! Thanks!! My dogs are going to get new fleece beds!

  23. Holly V says:

    The car seat cover is such a great idea!

  24. Julia says:

    My dog drools like crazy in the car – a car cover is a great idea!

  25. Michelle P says:

    Love that rabbit softie:)

  26. wypadek uk says:

    Wow. Very cool!

  27. natasha says:

    I wish i had a pet!

  28. Marianna says:

    The car seat cover is a great idea!

  29. Celia says:

    Love good Nanaimo Bars, although normally the bought ones are too sweet! I will try the recipe and happily check them out !

  30. Jasmin says:

    love the blanket could have used it for our last vet trip thanks.

  31. angelina says:


  32. Toni-Anne says:

    I would love to make my bird a soft hutch to play in.

  33. Jen says:

    stitch magic looks awesome!

  34. Mama Lusco says:

    My kids would love the rabbit softie.

  35. stacey says:

    oh my–the BAG!

  36. heidi says:

    So many great ideas and the cake pops look really tasty!

  37. Katina says:

    I’m a little disappointed as this should have been titled Passion for Doggies. I’m a cat person and now we need a Passion for Kitties day! I have to admit that if I had a dog these ideas are great but I really loved the recipe for the Nanaimo Bars.

  38. Jen says:

    Love the cake pops!

  39. Genevieve says:

    Love the bag! And the bars!!!


  40. Jodi G. says:

    Oh I’m so glad you remembered a day for our furry children. hehe. I’m loving the car seat cover and the dog bed. Thanks for another awesome day of great ideas!!

    Thanks Sew Mama Sew, Designers and Sponsors for all the great ideas and giveaways all month long. I’ve learned alot and can’t wait to make some of the items shown.


  41. Allison C says:

    Definitely going to check out the dog seat cover tut!

  42. Kristen says:

    Love things for the pets! And I love all the hedgehog stuff.

  43. lm says:

    lots of great ideas once again. now, all I need is a clone to do the housework so I can hide in the sewing room…

  44. Crystal says:

    Dog toys! 🙂

  45. Anita says:

    Both of the “mix it” treats look amazing!!! I must be super hungry all the time because every single mix it has been great!

  46. Kristin M says:

    Cute as always.

  47. Shannon O. says:

    I really want to make my own dog bed. The store bought dog beds are all so boring.

  48. Whitney says:

    that bag is beautiful!

  49. Ginger says:

    I’m so glad animals were included in the gifts.

  50. Kate S. says:

    That cat fabric is really cute and so is the rabbit!

  51. Virginia says:

    I love the Grandview bag. I need to make that!

  52. funda62 says:

    My family is getting a dog in the new year so this is a great blog post. Thank you so much!

  53. Stacy says:

    The rabbit softie is adorable!

  54. Jane says:

    I love the theme and I love the bags and the Nananimo bars.

  55. Christine M says:

    What a great idea the car seat cover is. No more hair!

  56. Sherry. Jagels says:

    My grand pups would love any of these!

  57. Stacy says:

    Love the rabbit softie! Thanks for sharing!

  58. Alli says:

    The grandview bag is impressive!

  59. Kerry says:

    Going to make the grandview bag.

  60. Ellen M. says:

    Can’t wait to make the candy cane pops!

  61. Gina says:

    I’ve had my eye on the Rabbit Softie for quite some time. So adorable.

  62. adriane says:

    A canadian treat I really need to try! That looks delicious!

  63. Mare says:

    The Grandview bag is gorgeous!

  64. Rebekah says:

    Love the books!

  65. Ramona says:

    Great lineup today. The rabbit softie is myfavorite.

  66. Kristin says:

    The rabbit softie is cute and those cake pops look yummy!

  67. Cindy says:

    Everything is great—–as usual!!

  68. Jennifer Lynch Postma says:

    I’ve got two dogs/ family to make presents for this year. Clancy and Odin are going to love those dog bones.

  69. Cricket says:

    I only *wish* my car was clean enough to make a seat cover!

  70. Anne Marie says:

    Wonderful ideas!

  71. Sharon Meek says:

    The back seat cover is awesome.

  72. SS Sews says:

    cute rabbit softie!

  73. Betsy says:

    I should make the car seat cover for some dear friends. May I please get some “time” for Christmas?

  74. Kerry says:

    I love the dog bed and car cover. Awesome!

  75. Angie S. says:

    The Grandview bag is awesome! And I love the doggie bed tutorial – too cute.

  76. Nina says:

    Thanks for great tutorials!

  77. Suze says:

    Cute ideas for furry friends!

  78. Carol says:

    Great dog bed, great ideas, great baking!

  79. Jane S. says:

    Nanaimo Bars!! SO GOOD.

  80. Addy says:

    I love the Grandview bag!!!

  81. Louby Lou says:

    The Grandview bag is awesome!

  82. Mikaela says:

    Cute dog bed, maybe if I make my dog one she will stay out of the kids bean-bags.

  83. Kate says:

    I am addicted to cake pops at the moment, can’t wait to try these

  84. Kate says:

    I am addicted to cake pops at the moment, so thanks for feeding the addiction!

  85. Stacy says:

    Love the free dog toy pattern. Thank you!

  86. Beth T says:

    This is the day for me! We have five dogs, and my sweetheart has been longing for one of those car seat covers. I have the cutest dog-print fabricl tucked away, too. Thank you!

  87. Sara says:

    I have such a soft spot for ruffles – the Grandview bag just made it onto my MUST SEW NOW list. Thanks for sharing the links!

  88. bruinbr says:

    I love the rabbit softie! What a great way to reuse a scarf!

  89. Jennyroo says:

    I love the rabbit softie! What a perfect use for a still lovely scarf!

  90. Alina Rodgers says:

    The car seat cover is just perfect, wish I had it when I still had my cat around.

  91. Mirjam says:

    Cute rabbit!

  92. Natétoile says:

    The car cover and the doggie bed are great !

  93. Tasha says:

    my dogs could use some new toys 🙂

  94. Becky says:

    That dog pillow looks so comfy for that little guy!

  95. Charlotte says:

    Excellent doggie gifts!

  96. slacker says:

    is it bad that I want to make a squeaky doggie bone toy for my 8 month old daughter?

  97. Heidi says:

    Love the seat cover Idea, especially great for smaller dogs, could be modified to go under carseats, toddlers leave a much bigger mess than most pets.
    I am in love with the grandview bag
    Even though I hate coconut, Nanaimo bars are my favorite treat. thanks for the recipe

  98. Sandy says:

    The Grandview bag is beautiful and I love the car seat cover too!

  99. ElizabethL says:

    I really like the grandview bag.

  100. Erin says:

    I should make one of those car seat covers for my kids!

  101. eleanor says:

    The homemade dog toy will make great gifts this year!

  102. Sherly says:

    great ideas!

  103. Kira says:

    I love the dog bed! I wish that I had known about this great tutorial before Black Friday. There were such great deals on fleece and pillows!

  104. No cat toy patterns? Poo!

  105. Wendy says:

    That car seat cover is fantastic, and I love the ruffled bag, too!

  106. Laurie says:

    Hello, Grandview bag. I will be pinning you to my things to make board.

  107. ambjer says:

    I don’t know what nanaimo bars are, but they look beautiful and delicious!

  108. Jen V says:

    I like that bag! Bookmarked!

  109. Melissa Ann says:

    I might be the only one thinking this…. but that dog bed certainly looks like the perfect newborn photography posing beanbag… on a slightly larger scale… 😉

  110. DebbieKL says:

    Love the doggie bed! My dog is in need of a new one.

  111. Tanis says:

    Really pretty bag today! Here’s a Canadian tip: Nanaimo bars are great when you double the recipe for the creamy custard filling =)

  112. Sunny says:

    Stitch magic is on my Christmas list.

  113. Deanne says:

    My pug Rosie will be thrilled if I actually make her a larger version of the dog bed – 25 inches is just not quite large enough for my plus-sized pug.

  114. chibidani says:

    Pink Nanaimo bars? That’s odd. Normally its yellow. Either way, they’re still super tasty!

  115. Sam says:

    I love the ruffle bag!

  116. Gill says:

    I love the rabbit softie and the Grandview bag!
    Thank you!

  117. Aletta says:

    I love my cats and I’m sure that my cats would like a fleece dog bed! The book Linen and lace looks great. Unfortunately I don’t live in the US 🙁

  118. Jenn Lee says:

    Adore the rabbit softie.

  119. Deidre says:

    I would love to get my hands on “Stitch Magic”! Thanks for a chance to win it!

  120. Kristie says:

    I love the raccoon and hedgehog slippers. I think I need to make some for my kids. I already have Betz’s pattern, so all I need is the get moving. Thanks!

  121. Courtney says:

    Cute ideas!

  122. Elizabeth P. says:

    Those Nanaimo bars look delicious!!

  123. Pat says:

    Would love to have the linen and lace book.

  124. Megan says:

    I definitely love my animal! It’s too hard to pick just 1 for her Christmas gift. I’ll have to think on this!!!!!

  125. Rebecca says:

    Love the car seat cover ~ great idea!

  126. wendy says:

    Hmmm. I’m not a dog lover so most of the ideas don’t appeal to me – but I am a bunny lover so love that stuffed bunny, and the bag!

  127. Jessica says:

    I think the car cover would be a great gift.

  128. Shannon says:

    fun bag today!

  129. carriem says:

    I just love this month at Sew, Mama, Sew!

  130. Janelle says:

    Love the grandview bag!

  131. Sally says:

    Rabbit softie is a perfect gift for my yoga teacher, thank you so much for doing handmade holidays!

  132. Em says:

    Today’s bag is great: feminine without being over the top girly!

  133. Agnetha says:

    I’m going to try to make the ruffled purse! I love it 😀

  134. Beezus says:

    I need that bunny! Thanks for sharing this tutorial!

  135. Jennifer N says:

    I imagine the car seat cover could be pretty useful. Thanks for sharing such great ideas.

  136. Jess says:

    My puppy would love that bed. And the bag is fantastic!

  137. Rebekah says:

    Love these ideas!! My dog would love a new bed, and I’ve never tried to make one before. Thanks!

  138. Susan says:

    My dog is nudging me to make some of those dog toys!

  139. Erika says:

    Those Forest Friends slippers are adorable! Wish I had some kiddos in my life that I gave gifts to!

  140. Cari says:

    I think my big puppy needs a squeaky dog bone for Christmas!

  141. brenda says:

    I love the seat protector but all of the ideas are great.

  142. Marjorie Levy says:

    Love the cake pops! Yum

  143. Holly says:

    Woo hoo – more great ideas!

  144. Debbie says:

    will give the dog bones a try for my daughters doggie.

  145. Kristin H says:

    The bunny is adorable! I think I might have to make it for the shelter kitten I adopted over the weekend.

  146. Megan says:

    My pup would love the dog bed and the bone!

  147. elsa says:

    As always, so many wonderful, fun projects, things to buy and eat!
    Love the bunny and dog bed!

  148. Lorrie says:

    I LOVE Nanaimo bars – and I live about 20 minutes away from Nanaimo. There’s a pan of them in the freezer right now! I’ve never seen them with pink in the middle, though.

    That rabbit softie is a cutie.

  149. Jessica H says:

    I think the rabbit softie is cute.

  150. Christine says:

    Have to try the dog bone toys. My dog tears through everything I buy.

  151. Laura Reich says:

    I don’t have any pets, but I’m thinking my toddlers would love that dog bed. 🙂

  152. Liz says:

    My dog would rip all those cute animals to pieces! They are really cute though!

  153. Alexandra says:

    The backseat cover is genius!

  154. Sharon says:

    I’ll be making the candy cane cake pops!

  155. Fabienne says:

    Love the car seat cover!

  156. MC says:

    Awww cute pet bed!

  157. Diana says:

    The Nanaimo Bars look tasty!

  158. GM says:

    Those Nanaimo bars look soooo good right now!

  159. Danielle says:

    I so want to make the dog seat cover

  160. Theresa says:

    I need to make a fleece dog bed.

  161. Heather says:

    Another amazing bag! I love the ruffles. Hmmm…maybe one more purse for me would be alright…

  162. Angela B. says:

    Stitch Magic looks amazing! Thanks for the chance to win!

  163. Brie says:

    We love our pets! Great stuff!

  164. Mandi says:

    Ooooohhhh. I love the grandview bag!

  165. Crystal says:

    The rabbit softie is pretty cute. It could be adapted to be many different animals too.

  166. kate C. says:

    wow – love the ruffled purse!!

  167. Delia says:

    Love the bag! Those ruffles are so cute.

  168. Amber says:

    I love Irene’s fabric choice.

  169. Rebecca says:

    Very fun! That seat protector is ingenious and so worth making.

  170. Sydney says:

    That rabbit softie is just too cute!

  171. Gina S. says:

    Cute rabbit, it would be great for a child, or me!

  172. kathyh says:

    I am zipping right over to the wool rabbit softie’s page.

  173. Cindi C says:

    The Rabbit Softie is the cutest. Hate to see this month end. Thanks again.

  174. Emily says:

    love that bunny!

  175. Bridget says:

    Great ideas! I will be making all of these things for my two dogs!

  176. Georgia says:

    I love the grandview bag! I already made one for my sister for Christmas. 🙂

  177. Sonja says:

    Oh, my word! I love that Anthro inspired bag! What fun it would be to have the Linen and Lace book! So many great projects. Thanks again!

  178. Rhonda S. says:

    The grandview bag is gorgeous!

  179. Katie B says:

    Love those slippers!

  180. Michelle B says:

    Oooooooh! That grandview bag is beautiful.

  181. caroline says:

    Super cute ideas today. Now all I need is the puppy to make them for….

  182. Annette says:

    Love the bunny softie.

  183. That doggie bed is so adorable! Now, if I only had a dog….

  184. jen says:

    I soooo want those animal slippers!

  185. Steph says:

    Thank you for linking these tutorials–my brother and his girlfriend just got a new puppy and we’re getting a puppy in a couple of weeks. Now I can make cute Christmas presents for them.

  186. Tez says:

    The forest friends slippers are to die for!!!

  187. Wendy D. P. says:

    Those slippers are adorable!

  188. jenny says:

    i love that rabbit softie!

  189. Christina G. says:

    Love my pets and they’d love me for making them some of these cool pet necessities!

  190. Lorri says:

    Wow, I wish the slipper tutorial was free! They are adorable! Stitch Magic looks like such a good book! Thanks for the chance to win! 🙂

  191. Bobby says:

    Now I’m making my dogs for Christmas. :0) Thanks!

  192. Meg says:

    I LOVE that bag! It might bump a few things down on my to-do list.

  193. Christie S. says:

    I have a new dog and think she needs a pretty fleece dog bed. But so afraid she’d tear the stuffing out of it. :o)

  194. Melanie says:

    Those slippers are too cute!

  195. Oh.. i can’t show my dogs this page 😛 they would want everything!:D
    I like evrything but the car seat cover will be very very useful around here 😉
    Oh and the Irene’s fabric choice is adorable.

  196. Karen A says:

    Thanks for thinking of the pets. Love the great ideas.

  197. greta says:

    I need that car seat cover (and perhaps car detailing just beforehand to get the dog hair out first ;P )

  198. Pat Upton says:

    I just love that rabbit softie! The dog bone and car seat cover are both necessities in my world!

  199. Rae says:

    This is the first I’ve heard of Linen and Lace, but if I don’t win, I’m going to have to add it to my Christmas list!

  200. Debbie says:

    The car seat cover is a great idea!

  201. tmv says:

    Those bars look super tasty!

  202. Karen says:

    Perfect timing on the car seat cover! Wish I’d seen this before Thanksgiving travel…this will be done for Christmas! Thanks!

  203. Kristy says:

    That rabbit softie is adorable!

  204. Tera says:

    Grandview bag, dog bed and dog bone are wonderful!!!

  205. Deanna says:

    That dog bed is charming and looks like it would work for cats, too.

  206. Hannah says:

    That ruffley bag is adorable!

  207. Tammy says:

    The rabbit softie is cute.

  208. My little pup would love that fleece dog bed! What a cute project (and stunning fabric).

  209. Brianna says:

    The car seat cover is smart. There is nothing more persnickety than pet hair in the back seat.

  210. This is too funny … the topic of “why pia doesn’t have a dog bed at your house, too, for when we visit” came up over the Thanksgiving visit. I guess now I know where to look for help!

  211. Anya says:

    Love that bag! Thanks for the chance!

  212. Molly Martin says:

    The car seat cover is ingenious!

  213. Beth says:

    That rabbit softie is soooo cute!

  214. Erika says:

    i like the grandview bag.

  215. Kathe says:

    So many wonderful ideas and uses for our pets and kids. Thanks for showing this to me.

  216. Hannah says:

    Love the rabbit!

  217. Amy C says:

    Love this post – the dog bed is awesome looking (I just have to figure out how to scale it up to a 130 lb German Shepard – he’s a giant cuddler)!!!

  218. Lisa C. says:

    I love the ideas today! Especially the squeaky bone…it would definitely save me a lot of trips to the pet store if I could make my own!

  219. Kati says:

    I wish my dogs would use a bed like that! 🙂

  220. Laurie says:

    I would love a copy of that Linen and Lace book!

  221. Connie Jagolinzer says:

    I must try the nanaimo bars.. they look YUM!

  222. Maya says:

    That Grandview Bag is so cute! Mmm…cake pops!

  223. Julia says:

    I love the Rabbit Softie, and the Grandview bag is gorgeous!

  224. Beth says:

    I love animals! Thanks for all the great patterns, and the chances to win 🙂

  225. Ann S says:

    Love the candy cane pops.

  226. Erin says:

    The Grandview Bag is so pretty. Thanks for the great intro.

  227. craftytammie says:

    the car seat cover is a great idea! and stitch magic looks like a good book.

  228. Larissa says:

    We love our pets and they love gifts too! Great ideas!

  229. Mary Kaplan says:

    My puppy will love a fleece bed! Thank you too for the bone toy. I had no idea you could buy replacement squeekers.

  230. Janaina says:

    That Car Seat Cover it’s an amazing idea! I’ll make one!

  231. Glenys says:

    Oooo animals! I totally must try the Nanaimo Bars.

  232. I love the doggie toys. Now I can go to my friends house with something for their pets too.

  233. Ana says:

    The rabbit softie is so cute!

  234. lee says:

    The rabbit softie out of a scarf is so adorable! thanks!

  235. Chris says:

    I love those free printable tags! thanks!

  236. Julianne Ross says:

    I’ve been wanting to make cake pops!

  237. Andrea says:

    Nanaimo bars were my favourite Christmas treat when I was a kid – yum! I love the bag featured today, too!

  238. Susan mitchell says:

    I love everything! I want to make the rabbit softie- only for a little person hehee not a puppy.
    The grandview bag is just beautiful and also going on my to-do list. Hey every girl should make herself a Christmas present:)
    Seriously peppermint cake pops? I literally just made some strawberry ones last night wish I would have known or thought of peppermint!

  239. Heather says:

    The Grandview bag is gorgeous!

  240. Sarah McGrath says:

    Oh I love the rabbit softie!

  241. Jenelle says:

    The Nanaimo Bars look so tasty and they seem pretty easy to make after reading the recipe. Thanks for sharing!

  242. Claudia says:

    What amazing prizes.
    I love the dog bed….ideal for my cat as well.
    Kind regards from Germany.

  243. Carmen says:

    I plan to try out the cake pops soon!

  244. linda says:

    my puppy can’t get enough of stuffed toys…so I will have to make up some of those bones for him.

  245. Eve says:

    I love the rabbit softee what a precious gift she would make.

  246. alcheme says:

    Great ideas!

  247. Silvia says:

    Love this rabbit softie! So cute 🙂

  248. Deb Cameron says:

    I love the Grandview Bag at the Boy Trifecta and that car seat cover is a fabulous idea…thanks for sharing!

  249. Jill B says:

    Cool gift tags!

  250. Bianca says:

    le sigh… linen.

  251. Natalija says:

    Love that rabbit softie.

  252. Tas says:

    That rabbit softie is super cute but my, my, my. I love that Grandview bag.

  253. Louise says:

    Great ideas for day 29 Thanks

  254. Nat says:

    I love repurposed gifts – also need to make a bed for our cat! Loving 2 recipes today 🙂

  255. Melissa says:

    I’ve had Emily’s bag bookmarked for months – it is SO great!!

  256. Christy Dixon says:

    My favorite “passion” ever!!! I want to make it all!! Love the Mrs Crafty Pants GC.. choices choices choices!!!! and also the Stitch Magic book and the Marie Osmond book! What an inspiration she is!! Great gifts!! Thanks!

  257. Marilize says:

    Thank you for a great round of tuts – I love the car seat cover for when Pooch needs to come with to the beach.


  258. deborah says:

    stitch magic stitch magic stitch magic!!!!!!!!!


  259. Sarah B says:

    Aww..such cute ideas, and the Nanaimo bars look amazing!

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