first gifting opportunity came shortly after joining TAG. This one was for
Bethenny Frankel, star of Bravo TV's "Bethenny Ever After", and
former co-star of "The Real Housewives of New York.
Our first gift was to go to Bethenny's Lhasa Apso mix Cookie who suffers from a
rare disease causing her to bruise spontaneously and without cause.
meant that designing and making a little outfit for her could be problematic
and an alternative was needed. After finding this picture of Cookie in a
closet, the idea of a special blanket with Cookie's face embroidered on it was
the blanket was knitted with red yarn and then stretched over a large quilting
hoop. Then the embroidery began.
pictures below show the process from the start of the embroidery to the
The finished product!