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First of all, met EDIE, my new lovely, little lurcher. Five Fantastic Christmas Sales BRIXTON November 17th and 18th Pop up DOG SHOW at BADGERS VELVET UNDERGROUND, The Department Store, 248 Ferndale Road, Brixton, London SW9 Over 40 excellent designers, carefully curated by Ros Badger 10am to 5pm CAMBRIDGE November 22nd Muir and Osborne Cashmeres [...]

November 20th, 2018|Comments Off on FIVE CHRISTMAS SALES


Only a few weeks to go until the publication of our NEW book, DOGS ON JUMPERS, we are thrilled with it.  Patterns for adults, men and women, children and babies and a chance to wear your own dog. This book combines our two great loves, dogs and knitting.  Here's an enchanting photo of the Dalmatian [...]

August 30th, 2018|Comments Off on DOGS ON JUMPERS


Back in 1981, the then Lady Diana Spencer wore our Black Sheep jumper to a polo match. It was a VERY big surprise to find our jumper on the front pages of the Sunday newspapers . She was given it by the mother of one of her pageboys and impressively she had the sense of [...]

August 28th, 2017|Comments Off on Our 15 MINUTES OF FAME


It's always a joy to see the animals people have knitted from our books, each one has it's own character and we, especially, love the random, customised versions of our patterns....here are a few

August 1st, 2016|Comments Off on SOME SPECIAL KNITTED ANIMALS


On Saturday May 21st we are more than lucky to have the award winning photographer, Alma Haser at The DOG SHOW setting up a dog photo booth for dogs, owners can be included too!  Alma was short-listed for the Taylor Wessing prize at the National Portrait Gallery and is a rising (perhaps even risen) star. [...]

May 13th, 2016|Comments Off on DOG PHOTO BOOTH


We are very lucky to be showing two life sized hounds, made of feather and glue on a steel frame, by the highly respected Sally Matthews.  Here is a little bit about Sally, her work and her dogs. What inspired you to sculpt dogs? I love sculpting dogs as they become an individual as I [...]

May 13th, 2016|Comments Off on SALLY MATTHEWS


We are lucky, the wonderful Fiona Haser of Electric Daisy Flower Farm will be joining The DOG SHOW this year with her spectacular floral dogs made with a wire armature planted with moss and sedums. What inspired you to make floral dogs? I was looking for a present for my husband’s birthday and I came [...]

April 25th, 2016|Comments Off on ELECTRIC DAISY FLOWER FARM


Thrilled to have Lorraine Corrigan showing with us again this year.  Her papier mache and plaster of paris hounds have a unique grace and elegance and were much loved by all visitors. We asked her a few questions... Why are dogs important to you? They wag their tail. No other being shows such a clear message [...]

April 25th, 2016|Comments Off on LORRAINE CORRIGAN


Myra Heller of Light Art designs these gorgeous lights; we will be showing Archie, the Whippet and Dalmatians.  Myra has answered a few questions about her work. The inspiration for your dog lights? The first dog I modelled was called Onion she was an English bull terrier that some friends of my nephew asked me [...]

April 22nd, 2016|Comments Off on MYRA HELLER – LIGHT ART


Talented artist Helen Napper is joining us at The DOG SHOW for the first time.  She works mainly in oil, lives in Aldeburgh and whilst walking her lurcher, Peg, swims in the North Sea everyday... Why are dogs important to you? I've always been very keen on ancient pots with dogs on them, roman mosaics [...]

April 22nd, 2016|Comments Off on HELEN NAPPER