But I think it was worth the wait, I love how he turned out, and happily so does Maria.
Venetia managed most of this by herself, but I had to take over for the last bit, sewing the body together with all those long limbs squeezed in there was just a bit tricky for her.
We'd been inspired by this gorgeous cat we saw on Pinterest:
|Find it here on Pinterest|
Though since it was for Maria, ours obviously had a rainbow theme. And we went for a different and much longer tail too.
I think we might well be making other variations of this cat in the future, and maybe even a little kitten or two!