Sunday, October 17, 2010

Sunday-10:45am

Here's a couple of old pictures of Karma when she got her new "dog" bed. Funny how she has to press her head against things--even the soft rolled edge of the bed--hehe!
She quit using it for sleeping and the bed is now her treat can area.
I was cleaning up my photos and thought those were too cute to delete. :)
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Yesterday Karma still wanted to go sit outside on the porch, even if it was to chilly to sprawl about and she huddled up next to the door.
I thought I'd show you her two new collars before I forgot.
Having her name embroidered on this one is soooo cool!
http://www.etsy.com/shop/77LIONHEART77
It has a soft suede inside and, as you can see, the embroidery work was done before the collar was constructed.
I was a little afraid the buckle was going to be too heavy for a cat, but it isn't--at least for a big cat like Miss Karma. It's just heavy enough to usually keep her name on the back of her neck--hehe! (They make personalized dog collars, too.)
The one I call the rainbow collar is adjustable.
http://www.etsy.com/shop/pawsntails
I have it big because I keep Karma's collars loose as I don't ever use a leash with her, anyways. I took off the tiny purple bell. Plan to get a new tag for her.
Her collar has flowers, ladybugs, and dragonflies on it. So cute!
And these are each hand-made! Very well constructed and I was delighted with them both.
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I am deep into The Tudors marathon--so that's it for now!
Hope you're having a great weekend. :):)
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"Always embrace the common humanity that lies at the heart of us all."
Dalai Lama

14 comments:

  1. Very special collars for a very special cat. They really do look well constructed. It's good to know there are people out there who can make things to last.

    Enjoy The Tudors.

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  2. They are beautiful. Did I post a comment on a different blog?
    Rita, if you are on Facebook, would you 'friend me' (such a stupid expression) here? http://www.facebook.com/barbb2

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  3. sweet and thoughtful of you! The crafters who made them really seem to know what they are doing. The embroidered one is my fav! Happy Sunday to you.

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  4. Sounds like they do great work with the collars.

    What does Miss Karma think of her new "clothes"?

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  5. AliceKay--I'm amazed people handmake the things they do on etsy. :) I loved The Tudors!! All done with now--the end. :(

    Barbara--Sorry. I recently quit facebook and twitter and a few other online activities. Was just spending too much of my few good hours on them. ;) You can always email me: soulcomfort (at) gmail (dot) com

    Stephanie--The embroidered one is my favorite, too. :) Happy Monday to you!!

    Tori--The only thing she notices is the lack of metallic noise from the flippy end piece on her old one that had a metal crimp on the tip. She just rubs her neck harder on things like something is missing--ROFL! I practiced taking her old collar off and on for weeks before I ordered one--just in case she would be freaky about a new one. ;)

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  6. I love that picture of Karma all scrunched into the dog bed... LOL!

    Those collars are so nice! Almost makes me wish I wore one...

    Did you think of getting one for yourself? :)

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  7. Iggy--Yes, that first one cracks me up! Silly girl!

    I'll pass--even if they are cute--ROFL! ;)

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  8. Oh I love the personalized collar! I would love one for Barkley, but he has had the one with little studs since he was a pup. He has to look tough since he is small! LOL!

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  9. Awesome collars....the rainbow one is my fave! Karma looks sooo cute all curled up on the bed!

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  10. Heather--I keep wondering if Barkley is part Chihuahua? I had a pair of Chihuahuas when I was young and I think of them when I see Barkley. :):)

    Serena--I love the bright colors and the bugs on her rainbow collar. :)

    (I keep thinking of Michelle's lovely wedding, BTW.)

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  11. Good plan with the practice sessions with the collar before ordering a new one! :)

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  12. Tori--yah--she was a bit skittish about me putting it back on at first. For days! But I got her accustomed to it. Only did it when she was up on my lap and comfy and settled in for some pettin'. ;)

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  13. Just looking at Karma makes me want to stroke her fur! She is really comfy looking!

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  14. Auntof14--Karma has such thick fur that I think she look like a little bear sometimes--hehe! ;)

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