Tuesday, February 28, 2012

Cat.... UM.... Dog in The Hat Crochet Pattern

Cat in The Hat .....Dog Hat and Bow tie
Crochet Pattern

Please, Add This Crochet Pattern to Your
Cat in The Hat and Tie Crochet pattern
 By Sara Sach
Skill Level : Easy
Hook : J
Yarn :Worsted Weight --Red & White

Stitches used:
Chain - ch
Slip Stitch -sl st
Double Crochet -dc
Half Double Crochet -hdc
Treble Crochet -tr

This Crochet pattern was designed for dogs and pets, 
but it does not have any ear holes so it would also make a 
fun hat for babies, children and even adults.

Maximo's ( pictured) head measurement is 12 inches, 
The hat is not intended to fit, but rather to sit on top of the head.

R 1 : With Red yarn, Ch 2, 10 dc in the 2nd ch from the hook, join, ch 2

R 2 : 1 dc in the same st as the ch2, 2 dc in each st around, join, ch 2

R 3 : 1 dc in the same st as the ch, *1 dc in the next 3 sts, 2 dc in the next st, Repeat from * around, join

R 4 : Change to White yarn, leave the red yarn attached,Using only the back loops ( on this row only), ch 2 ,1 dc in each dc, join, ch2

R 5 : Change back to red yarn, leave the white yarn attached,
 1 dc in each dc, join ch 2

R 6 : Change back to white yarn, Repeat R : 5

R 7 : Change back to red yarn, Repeat R 5, tie off red yarn

R 8 : Change to white yarn, 1 dc in each dc, join,

R 9 : ch 2, 1 dc in the same st as ch2, * 1 dc in the next st,
2 dc in the next st, Repeat from * around, join,

R 10 : ch 2, 1 sc in the same st as ch2, * 1 sc in the next st,
2 sc in the next st, Repeat from * around, join, tie off.

Ties - make 2 (Optional)

With White yarn, Ch 25, 1 dc in the last ch turn and ss back down the chain,
and attach to the under side of the hat brim,
centering one on right side and one on the left side.
Maximo Modeling the Cat in The Hat Dog Hat
(Rosie wanted to model, too..LOL!)

Monday, February 20, 2012

President's Day at Posh Pooch Designs

Happy President's Day!

1. Red, White and Blue
Billed Dog Hat

For hat click here
For Crochet pattern Click here

2. Patriotic Flag Dog Sweater

for Sweater Click here
For Crochet Pattern Click here

3. Patriotic Dog Collar

FREE Crochet Pattern-click here
PDF download click here

for a Collar - click here

Happy Presidents Day!

Wednesday, February 15, 2012

Donation To :Because of You Chihuahua Rescue"

I am Very Excited to Announce that
Posh Pooch Designs,
with the help of many others,
 raised $100.00 for the
My goal was to raise $100.00
We almost didn't make it..
But pulled through at the end.

This is our 2nd fund raiser for this dog Rescue.
And I am planning on doing one
each year around this time.

Chihuahua are a special breed of Dog -
Small and Mighty

Let's do it again next year!

Friday, February 3, 2012

"Because of you Chihuahua Rescue" Fund Raiser

Its February and That means:
 it is time For our 2nd Annual Fund Raiser For
"Because of You Chihuahua Rescue is a rescue located in Edmond, Oklahoma. We are incorporated with the State of Oklahoma and are a 501(c)3 non-profit group. We are a small rescue and passionate about the Chihuahua breed and their well being.

"Because of You" is dedicated to finding loving "forever homes" for unwanted, unloved, and homeless Chihuahua dogs."

Purchase a Fun St. Patrick's Day
Decorative Dog Collar for $5.00
and the whole $5.00 goes to the Chi Rescue.

The Collar is a slide on decorative collar, V- Stich and
trimmed with fun fur,
 and embellished with either a
bow tie or clover with a gem.

Click This link for Details:
 If you would prefer to purchase the
Crochet Pattern you can do so for $2.50
At my
The Whole $2.50 also Goes to
The Chihuahua Rescue.
Runs through Feb 14th

White with green trim and Green Clover with gem.

Green collar with white trim and a white bow tie with gem.

I am charging $2.50 For shipping to cover the
 Shipping, Artfire Fees and Paypal Fees.