by chattypenny 11 Aug 2014

Our neighboring town just got it's first police dog. Sew, I am blessed to be able to sew for him. Such a huge honor. I will be giving His Officer Handler this beautiful paw photo frame. It was stitched on genuine leather. The back has a pocket to slip his photo inside. This is the officers first police dog assignment, so I wanted to make something memorable. I chose the colors of his beautiful coat of fur. I hope it is received well!


by lbrow 12 Aug 2014

How honorable you arel This work is definitely supurb. and I know he'll wear it with pride

by karenalice 12 Aug 2014

Fantastic work!

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by 02kar Moderator 12 Aug 2014

This will be displayed with pride. Fabulous work on it. I have a soft heart for our working dogs. They serve so loyally and have saved many people and officers in the police force and with the military.

by elemausi 11 Aug 2014

This is a wonderful gift, great work from you

by greytgirl 11 Aug 2014

Such a thoughtful gift and I am sure the Officer/Handler will love it. I have made several of these ornaments using felt - but never even thought about using the leather or adding the year. I love the way your ornament looks and will definitely try it your way when I make some more this Christmas.

by pldc 11 Aug 2014

I think this is truly a wonderful gift & he will be pleased I'm sure!~hugs~

by noah 11 Aug 2014

My son has a $5,000 dollar police dog that he got for free from his fellow officers because the dog would not kill .He is huge as most are .They will love your gift hugs

by cj2sew 11 Aug 2014

What a wonderful gift. I'm sure he will love it.

by arlene 11 Aug 2014

What a nice gift.

by darenluan 11 Aug 2014

Super!!! From where is the pattern? I have a friend who works in the K-9 Unit.

chattypenny by chattypenny 11 Aug 2014

This design is from embroidery Garden. They suggest using felt but I think the leather just kicks it up a notch!

graceandham by graceandham 11 Aug 2014

Yes, the leather is awesome! Great idea for baby photos - use white or neutral leather and maybe a Christmas applique - tree ornament. Thanks for helping me think of this! I have a family member who works with a canine partner and it is awesome.

by sew4emb 11 Aug 2014

Very cool, feel sure it will be much appreciated.