Even before the last few notes of Auld Sang syne have floated away into the cold winter’s night, retailers move Valentine’s Day merchandise onto the shelves in preparation for the most romantic holiday of the year.
With less than six weeks to go, you can’t start your Valentine’s Day shopping too early. For this week’s Thursday 13, we’ve scoured the web for one-of-a-kind handcrafted treasures that would be purrfect for any cat lover to give or receive.
Black Cat Kitty Love Heart Pillow
This kitty love pillow is made from 100% upcycled wools. Black wool Kitty, red hearts and star are hand appliqued onto a cream background. Patchwork border made from red, grey and black wools. Pillow dimensions are 14 x 14 inches. Each pillow is created uniquely and may vary ever so slightly from the one shown here. More info….
Handmade polymer clay seated cats with red hearts and handmade polymer clay red hearts with hand stamped kitty faces happily populate this bracelet. All are antiqued with gold and sealed with art glaze. They are accompanied by 6 pewter heart charms, gold arylic Rose beads, Mother of Pearl beads, pink Cat’s eye beads, pink pearlesque beads, and Czech glass beads. More info…
Hello Kitty Valentine Heart Mug Cozy
For just over $4, you can dress up your morning coffee with Hello Kitty love. More info….
Cute cat hat made from red velvet fabric decorated with a hot pink silk trim and beautiful white feathers. Front of hat has 3 gold metallic hearts. Hat stays in place with a adjustable elastic to fit all sizes. This is a purrfect accessory for an “elegant” pet. (And with those feathers, it makes a purrfect toy when VD is over.More info…
Art Prints, Originals and Greeting Cards
Kitty Print for Valentine’s Day
This sweet, open edition art print was created from an original illustration. Color was added digitally. It is printed with archival quality pigment inks on 100% rag, acid free, velvet art paper. These prints have a beautiful, velvety texture and rich, vibrant colors.
The image is 8″x10″. More info…
Cupid Cat Kitty Love ACEO
This is an ORIGINAL miniature watercolor painting in ACEO (Art Card Editions and Originals) format, which means that the artwork size is 2.5″ x 3.5″.
It is is hand-painted on super-heavy Arches 300-lb. acid-free cold-press watercolor paper. Artist-initialed on front, signed, dated, and titled on back. The card will arrive in a rigid plastic sleeve for protection. These mini paintings are adorable when matted and framed! More info….
Kitty Print — Romeo
Valentine Cat Tail Hearts Card
A whimsical valentine card for your sweetie. Design views are of front (with cats). Inside greeting: Happy Heart Day! More info…
Bandanas, Ties and Charms
This cute pink valentine bandana features a handsome orange tabby. And, it’s a steal at $3. Multiple sizes available. More info…
For just $6, your cat can express her romantic side with this cute bandana! Made of 100% cotton, this stylish bandana is light pink with red and pink hearts printed on it. It ties around your cat’s neck and can easily be adjusted. More info…
This colorful charm captures your pet’s unconditional love in a whimsical way and displays multiples hearts on both the front and back of the tag. Tag is about 1″ square. More info …
This black cotton is printed with old-fashioned sailor tattoos in antiqued colours. This particular cut features a heart pierced with an arrow, flanked with a scroll and roses. A hissing snake head tops the “knot” on the tie.
The necktie collar is both stretchy and adjustable. Custom sizes available. More info….
[TOP PHOTO: Dusty and Pistol Pete, Best-in-Show winners in The World’s Coolest Cat Contest]