View Full Version : Need info on Snuggles Project!

12-27-2007, 04:09 PM
Has anyone had experience with the Snuggles Project--knitting/crocheting mats/blankets for pets in shelters?Any info would be appreciated. Thanks!

12-27-2007, 04:14 PM
I've only just learned of it, and haven't done anything yet, but in case you haven't seen the web site, here it is. http://www.snugglesproject.org/

12-28-2007, 08:58 AM
A dense fabric without loops is prefered, that way nails do not get caught in the blankets. You could try double knitting. Also, man- made medium to dark color yarns that are hard wearing is recommended by the site (H4H Animals) and some shelters. If you have a particular shelter in mind it might be best to call them to see what they would like and or need. Blocked for design ideas don't forget to turn to a trusty stitch dictionary. HTH.