Traditional Irish Cottage

Traditional Irish Cottage

  The latest addition to my Irish collection is this cute little white washed cottage with a thatched roof and sheep grazing around the front door. Cottages like this can still be seen around rural Ireland and visited in outdoor museums. They are tiny and dark...
Bailey the Labrador Sewing Pattern

Bailey the Labrador Sewing Pattern

It’s all about Labradors this month in the sewing room! Bailey the Labrador is now available as a downloadable PDF pattern so you can sew your own golden, chocolate or black Labrador friend. I’m also in the process of creating a Labrador kit. Meanwhile,...
Meet Fred the Fox Terrier!

Meet Fred the Fox Terrier!

Fred is the newest addition to the family of felt dog ornaments. Fox terriers became popular as pets in the 1930s, and I love the old-fashioned look of these dogs, reminiscent of vintage nursery push-along toys. Doing a little research, I discovered that these feisty...