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Sunday, May 2, 2010

Perfect for your Princess Pet!

A Pretty Little Princess Pet Bed For your Pampered Sweetie..

(Fits my little Shi t' zu) Henry perfect in his dainty size of 16 lbs- I spared him the photo session seeing as that could be embarrassing to the little guy posing in a Princess Pink bed.

1.I found an old vintage side table, painted it in a heirloom white-lightly hammered out bottom portion of table

2.Finished up painting-slightly distressing it -giving it a shabby look-and then nailed down that portion i originally hammered out -to the table as it is now upside down

3. Added some foam i cut to the rectangle size, put some extra foam on it, stapled down some Cotton fabric- to hold it all on .

4. Now covering it in a pink-gold textured satin fabric-stapled securely-sewed some matching piping and ruffle to trim the frame of bed

5. Used a left over piece of thin ply wood (found in scrap pile in garage) and cut with jigsaw to fit the four post of table-nailed down to secure it

6. Next I made a tootsie roll out of some left over padding-and set in the middle of the roof and then covered whole thing with a thin layer of padding-and covered with the pink-gold textured satin-stapling underneath .

7. Then cut some white fabric to fit roof exactly and hot glued it underneath to hide the staples and give a more finished look.

8. Last added the white-gold tulle around frame work-Hoping to give it more of a dramatic Princess look-and Done.

Perfect for your Pampered Princess Pet or maybe even a Dolly Bed and now at my little shop looking for a sweet owner.


  1. OMG! How cute is that! Whatta pretty job! Wonderful!

  2. Karryann, Very Very Cool. Gotta love it! Thank you for posting it on Modern Craftswoman Monday! Rory

  3. That is the absolute cutest! Wish my little one still played with dolls. sigh.

    Hope your having a wonderful Monday! xoxo

  4. This is the most creative take on a side table I have ever seen! Wonderful, creative and fun!


  5. Thanks for stopping by my blog and leaving your kind comments.

    Your bed bed is gorgeous -- if only my 50 lb Aussie Shepherd/border collie mix wasn't about 35 lbs too big.

    Looking forward to following you.

  6. That is so cool! Ohhh - I might have to make a pimped out kitty bed for my three darlings to fight over! :) Thanks for stopping by today - hope you will be back soon!

  7. Karry stinkin adorable is that. Brilliant, taking a table and putting it upside down and making a bed...brilliant I tell you:)


  8. that is so stinkn cute. i love it!

  9. So creative and just the cutest thing I have ever seen. Thanks so much for joining the party. Hugs, Marty

  10. This is theeee cutest thing I've ever seen!

  11. Karry Ann,
    That is adorable! Our cat would have a field day!
    smiles, alice

  12. Wow that is so clever and adorable!!

  13. Hey thanks for your nice comment on my blog. I love this. It might be perfect for an American Girl doll. My daughter and I started making a bed for her doll about 2 years ago and never finished. Maybe I'll just look for something like this. Your doggie bed is WAY cuter than our rickety bunk bed was turning out. TFS