Boots and Cats

.A lifestyle blog that always lands on its feet. Boots and Cats. Basically that’s what it all boils down to isn’t it? Fashion and felines. Two of the most interesting things out there. Especially on the internet. What would instagram be without them? Also, if you say them together really fast you get a techno beat.

Recent Blog Posts

A Pink Paisley Pencil Skirt // #SewFrosting
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A Pink Paisley Pencil Skirt // #SewFrosting
For the past month, the sewing world has gotten colorful, sparkly, and oh-so-fancy. Inspired by Heather Lou from Closet Case Patterns and Kelli from True Bias, sewists everywhere are embracing sewing “frosting”. The fun, less-practical pieces that truly exemplifies the … Continu...
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In A Twist Dress
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In A Twist Dress
Last summer I very distinctly noted a desire to wear only comfortable knit dresses, especially when in a heatwave. Naturally, I had only one knit dress at the time. In my seasonal wardrobe planning this year I mapped out a … Continue reading →
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Refashioning an Old Project // 50’s Circle Skirt
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Refashioning an Old Project // 50’s Circle Skirt
It’s always a little strange looking back on old creative projects. Sometimes it feels like all you can see are the mistakes. Luckily with sewing we have an opportunity, in some cases, to fix those mistakes and revive an old … Continue reading →
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I Want To Ride My Bicycle // Sweet Printed Tate Top
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I Want To Ride My Bicycle // Sweet Printed Tate Top
A cool fall has come quick and swift to us here this year, which I am somewhat lamenting because I had one last linen summer project in the queue that I was excited to make but I might save until … Continue reading →
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Giant Geometric Ice Cream Cones
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Giant Geometric Ice Cream Cones
As summer reaches the halfway point, I have a cheerful paper craft that I am really excited to share with you. I am often drawn to things that use energetic colors, geometric lines and cute motifs and this project features … Continue reading →
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A Sweet Summery Hunter Tank
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I don’t know about you, but I find my crafting productivity goes waaaay down in the summer. It’s either that there are more events, outdoor activities, trips, or the fact that it’s just too HOT to do anything besides read … Continue reading →
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Bright DIY Tropical Paper Backdrop
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Bright DIY Tropical Paper Backdrop
It’s been a while since I’ve created a fancy wall backdrop craft and I was inspired by our seemingly endless winter (doesn’t it always feel that way in April?) and the desire to soak up some sun. This easy, bright … Continue reading →
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Years in the Making // WAK Classic Sweater
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Hello! I can’t believe I am finally, FINALLY finished and ready to tell you about the sweater I started knitting nearly 3 years ago! Technically I finished knitting, seaming and blocking this bad boy last June (which makes it just … Continue reading →
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Summer Perfected // Indigo Sway Dress
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As fall rolls in with it’s brilliant colours, cool breezes and cozy inclinations, I feel a bit of a time crunch to post a dress that encapsulates the feel and energy of summer. This Sway dress is light and breezy … Continue reading →
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Kitty Kenedy Top
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Happy almost Solstice! This is my favourite, most energetic time of the year… I mean, check out all that sunlight! There’s nothing like starting a picnic or patio date at 8:30 and still have some rays of sun by 10:30. … Continue reading →
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