Dog Clothing & Accessories To Make: {Free Patterns}

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Need a chuckle today? Check out these adorable outfits you can make for your furry little friend! You’ll find an assortment of coats, sweaters and booties that are either sewn or knit (there is a single crochet project to view), with some repurposing material from items like old jackets and even a vinyl tablecloth. I’ll be adding to this collection as I find more goodies so you may want to keep this page bookmarked for reference, have fun!

cutoutandkeep.net

cutoutandkeep.net

Fabric Coat: Made in three pieces (back, front, neck) and velcro dots for closure. Files can be downloaded (jpg).

Moss Stitch: Buttoned straps across chest and tummy. Can be made in 3 sizes: XS = Chihuahua, S = Bichon Frise, M = Cocker Spaniel.

garnstudio.com

garnstudio.com

marthastewart.com

marthastewart.com

Water Resistant: Made with water resistant linen and lined with fleece. Sized for small animals (approx. 13″ in length), templates available.

Custom-Fit: Shows how to measure body for a custom fit. Has a buttonhole opening for harness to fit through.

prettylittlethings.typepad.com

prettylittlethings.typepad.com

chroniclebooks.com

chroniclebooks.com

Turtleneck: Features a ribbed turtleneck, intarsia hearts-and-bones repeating motif, and front-leg sleeves. Fits medium-sized (22.5″ long; 22″ circumference).

Ribbed Body: Features a ribbed body and garter stitch front panel. Made to fit in two sizes: XS and S (5-10 lbs, or 10-15 lbs).

knitty.com

knitty.com

craftzine.com

craftzine.com

Country Gent: Template available to download (via pdf), made with wool fabric and lined with Sherpa fleece (synthetic).

Repurposed Wool Cardigan: Felt an old wool cardigan then cut it down and sew to fit, add pearl or crystal beads to embellish (optional).

marthastewart.com

marthastewart.com

berroco.com

berroco.com

Buttoned: Sized to fit approximately 16″ from back of neck to tail. Finished measurements: Chest (21″), Length (11 1/2″).

Dress: Skirt & bodice patterns available to download (via free pdf), made to fit a Chihuahua but can be modified for larger breeds.

hgtv.com

hgtv.com

marthastewart.com

marthastewart.com

Suede: Easy to adjust for any size, pieces are a rectangle and two straps (which are held in place with four buttons).

Repurposed Cozy: Made from an old hat or sweater and trimmed with lace, bias tape, ribbon, buttons and whatever else you like.

prettylittlethings.typepad.com

prettylittlethings.typepad.com

talkingtails.com

talkingtails.com

Easy: Can be striped, cabled or whatever you like with this tutorial. Use thinner yarn & needles, larger sizes can be made with thicker yarn & needles.

Festive: Cute snowflake design for the holidays available in six sizes, skill level is marked as “Intermediate”.

patonsyarns.com

patonsyarns.com

marthastewart.com

marthastewart.com

Polar Fleece: Includes pdf to download which can be enlarged to fit size you need. Made with polar fleece and Iron-on varsity letters (optional).

Recycled: Made with an old warm-up jacket or windbreaker and held in place with strips of Velcro.

craftzine.com

craftzine.com

hgtv.com

hgtv.com

Raincoat: Made with vinyl tablecloth, includes instructions for matching collar made of webbing.

Easy Project: Crafty way to keep poochy warm.

resweater.blogspot.ca

resweater.blogspot.ca

allaboutyou.com

allaboutyou.com

Button-up: To fit chest 41(44:51:56:67)cm; approximate length from centre back neck excluding collar 23.5 (24.5:30.5:34.5:44)cm.

6 Different Designs: Assorted ideas including a little black dress and a hoodie, one is crochet and the rest are knit.

mysavannahcottage.wordpress.com

mysavannahcottage.wordpress.com

sewing4dummies.com

sewing4dummies.com

Raincoat: The outer layer is waterproof (suggested fabrics are Gore-Tex, nylon, waterproof canvas) and the inner layer is something warm (lambswool, polar fleece). Velcro around the neck and stomach.

Striped Linus: Keep your friend cozy with this cuddly garment, worked on circular needles.

knitandbake.com

knitandbake.com

adoginasweater.blogspot.ca

adoginasweater.blogspot.ca

Hoodie: Fun design that keeps them warm and trendy at the same time, has a little hood on the back and braided yarn ties around the neck.

Harness: The front paws are slipped through the loops then it wraps across the back (held in place with velcro).

sewmamasew.com

sewmamasew.com

aonestopshop.blogspot.com

aonestopshop.blogspot.com

Bella Frill Dress: Designed for smaller animals, includes directions to adjust slightly to fit your pooch. Available via pdf download.

Dapper Collars: (for smaller animals) Cut off the cuffs from old shirts then button them around the neck of your favorite fella.

belrossa.blogspot.ca

belrossa.blogspot.ca

garnstudio.com

garnstudio.com

Vest: Sizes: (XS-S-M-L) Chihuahua, Bichon Frise, Cocker Spaniel, Irish Setter.

Cat Projects That Will Work:

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Published: September 14, 2011
Updated: November 14, 2012

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4 Comments to “Dog Clothing & Accessories To Make: {Free Patterns}”
  1. Vikki Thomas says:

    Hi, this is my first look at Tipnut and I like it! The dog harness in a great fabric is going to be my first project. Thank you for the link to the site it is great that people share their patterns and valuable knowledge. Vikki, Brisbane, Australia

  2. Cinny says:

    :-( I clicked on Dapper Collars and it only refreshed this page.

  3. E MCCULLOCH says:

    I THINK THE DESIGNS ARE CUTE MY YORKY WILL LOOK CUTE IN THESE


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