Jane McGuire

Are sewing cats the next big thing?

Are sewing cats the next big thing

First published date August 21 2014 Amended date February 23 2016

We tried to find something fun to write about for sewing, yet as we searched, one phenomenon came up time and time again – cats sewing. This seems to be a trend that is sweeping the nation, with Facebook and Pinterest pages evolving dedicated to sewing moggies. As any keen sewer will know, lacking fingers and thumbs must be a major drawback, but before you get started on a sewing course, why not take a look at these crafty kitties for some inspiration? We have searched high and low to bring you some of our favourites –

I just want to watch you sew

Image via pinterest

 

Measure me next 

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This light is so nice and warm, it’s making me sleepy  

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So sleepy 

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You’re doing it all wrong, let me show you 

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Stop taking photos you are distracting me

Image via cutestlife.com

 

This cushion cover will look purr-fect when it’s finished 

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I hate having to unpick my work 

Image via templeofcats.com

 

Changing the needle is tricky when you have paws 

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Just chilling 

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Master, what does this button do? 

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All this sewing is hard work, I need a rest 

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So the cat is officially out the bag and is learning to sew; whether you want to use a sewing machine, make dresses or just change a needle, if these cats can, you have no excuse. 

Jane McGuire

Jane McGuire received her BA (English) from the University of Loughborough. A yoga enthusiast with a sweet tooth, in her spare time you will probably find Jane in the gym or online shopping.