A Crafts Community For Craft Ideas & DIY Projects - Craftster.org
Help | About | Contact | Press | Advertise | Terms | Site Map
Welcome, Guest.
Please login or register.
Random Tip: Need help? Click the HELP link at the top of the screen to read the docs or ask at the Help Desk.
Total Members: 299,190
Currently Running With Scissors:
507 Guests and 14 Users
Home Craftster Community Crafting Articles Craft Tutorials My Craftster Crafting Calendar City Guides Craft Shop


Pages: [1] 2 3 4  All
Jump to page:
  Show Images Only     Send this topic  |  Print  |  Bookmark  
Topic: Baby sling for my baby  (Read 12570 times)
Tags for this thread: pet_carrier , cat  Add new tag
Share the love... Pin it Submit to reddit add to Wists
1+
 
jezzyloo
« on: July 19, 2006 01:20:49 AM »


Pumpkin is my baby. He's a Ragamuffin cat that loves to follow me around the house and loves to be held. When I was younger, I used to carry him around the house in an extra bookbag. I wanted one of those handy-dandy baby slings just for him, but they're just so expensive.

*Lightbulb!*
I have a sewing machine! I have a computer! I have internet!
I found a simple tutorial: http://www.ida.net/users/stace/sling.html

Voila, my kitty sling:




(He likes to be floppy  Cheesy)
« Last Edit: May 19, 2007 11:13:42 PM by jezzyloo » THIS ROCKS   Logged
jezzyloo
« Reply #1 on: July 19, 2006 02:55:03 PM »

sorry about the broken pics! they should work now!
THIS ROCKS   Logged
kittybritches
« Reply #2 on: July 19, 2006 03:38:34 PM »

He's adorable!  How long will he ride around in the sling?  I bet one of my cats would love that, the other one is way to independent though.
THIS ROCKS   Logged
andy8715
« Reply #3 on: July 19, 2006 04:36:56 PM »

that's so sweet Cheesy.  i would make one but my cat is so manly that he barely lets me hold him longer than a minute or so.   Cry
THIS ROCKS   Logged

pinterest.com/andy8715
frogsrock
« Reply #4 on: July 20, 2006 05:03:47 PM »

aww i should make one of those for my dog

how heavy is your cat? im wondering if my dogs too heavy to make it practical, shes about 14 pounds and built like a cat
THIS ROCKS   Logged
jezzyloo
« Reply #5 on: July 21, 2006 12:52:47 AM »

aww i should make one of those for my dog

how heavy is your cat? im wondering if my dogs too heavy to make it practical, shes about 14 pounds and built like a cat

Pumpkin used to be about 16 pounds, but he's lost weight in the past year or so, so I guess he'd be about 14 or so.

I used a thin fleece blanket (mine was one of those airplane blankets :p), because it has a lot of give for his weight but doesn't strain my shoulder.
THIS ROCKS   Logged
jonnamarco
Offline Offline

Posts: 889
Joined: 18-May-2006

Shave us Messiah!


View Profile
« Reply #6 on: July 21, 2006 02:24:55 PM »

I love that.  I can't believe your cat will ride around like that.  I have three cats - two of which do not allow themselves to be picked up, but one, my little boy, loves to be held.  I wonder if he would let me carry him around in something like that?
THIS ROCKS   Logged

Machaine
« Reply #7 on: July 21, 2006 02:29:56 PM »

Haha I love it! My cat loves to cling to me... I totally have to try this out!
THIS ROCKS   Logged
spunkyPOPmonkey
Why so blue panda bear?
Offline Offline

Posts: 215
Joined: 14-Jun-2006

Get up, dress up, show up, and don't give up.


View Profile WWW
« Reply #8 on: July 21, 2006 09:18:39 PM »

aww lol this is adorable. that first pictures i swear he looks like a lion Cheesy
THIS ROCKS   Logged

stefferoni
cinderelly cinderelly
Offline Offline

Posts: 277
Joined: 20-Jun-2006

mini me


View Profile WWW available for personal swaps
« Reply #9 on: July 21, 2006 09:23:59 PM »

LOL he doesn't look spoiled at all. Cheesy next thing you know, he'll greet you at the door..sling in mouth. meowwwww!  Grin you did good for your baby.
THIS ROCKS   Logged

will do personal swaps, please.  i have tons of fabrics..you have?? wanna trade?

www.mangojellie.etsy.com

"This new learning amazes me, Sir Bedevere. Explain again how sheep's bladders may be employed to prevent earthquakes."
Threads you might like:
Pages: [1] 2 3 4  All Jump to page:
  Send this topic  |  Print  |  Bookmark  
 
Jump to:  



FacebookTwitterPinterest
only results with images
include swap threads
advanced search



your ad could be here!

How-To Videos
How to Apply Bronzer
How to Get Rid of Dark Circles and Baggy Eyes
How to Get a Fresh, Peachy Glow
Fourth of July Nail Art Tutorial
How to Get Smooth Skin
Latest Blog Articles
Handmade Gift Ideas: Hippogriff
Handmade Gift Ideas: Exploding Needle Box
Handmade Gift Ideas: Japanese Shibori Dyeing

Comparison Shopping




Support Craftster
Become a
Friend of Craftster

Buy Craftster Swag
Buy Craft Supplies
Comparison Shopping

Craftster heartily thanks the following peeps...
Moderators

Follow Craftster...






Powered by MySQL Powered by PHP Powered by SMF 1.1.11 | SMF © 2006-2009, Simple Machines LLC
SimplePortal 2.3.5 © 2008-2012, SimplePortal
Valid XHTML 1.0! Valid CSS!

Copyright ©2003-2014, Craftster.org an Internet Brands company.