Every good workshop needs a good dog lounging about. A buddy lending an ear while the craftsman waxes philosophical, or as a crash test dummy for the quality handmade custom dog collars
soon to be added to the arsenal at Craft and Lore
. I was lucky enough to take home a Christmas pup recently. I called him Odin, made him a quick Horween Chromexcel puppy collar (that he'll be grown out of next month), and now he's slowing my saddle stitching down by sleeping on me. It's a small price to pay for enriching the time spent on hand stitching leather goods.