Cutesy girly dress for a cutesy girly dog


When the family brought Shantee shopping in Tiendesitas two weeks ago, I was feeling a bit disheartened that I won’t be able to buy Shantee as many dog clothes as I wanted—each piece was just expensive. The Disco Dog shirt I got didn’t really come cheap, you know.

But look here, Shantee has a new purple girly dog dress!

cute purple dog dress

Would you believe I made that? Really, I did. I honestly couldn’t believe I could come up with a dog dress like that myself. But yes, this dog dress was made by hand and with love! (Unfortunately, my mom’s sewing machine needed to undergo major repairs) 😛

cute purple dog dress

I was actually planning to make a Santa-type of dress for Shantee using some red velvet cloth I had lying around. But I wasn’t feeling too confident about my measuring and sewing skills, so I made use of some cheap purple clothe to practice on first. Turns out, it wasn’t too hard—except for the sewing part, it would have been way easier and less time-consuming if I had a sewing machine.

cute purple dog dress

I made use of the pattern I saw in the HGTV website which featured step-by-step instructions on how to make a dog dress, but modified it a bit. Give it a try—it definitely beats having to buy expensive dog clothes any day!


Posted on Thursday, 13 December 2007 at 4:01 am
Filed: Do-it-Yourself Dog Stuff, Dog Dresses, Pooch Fashion
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  • How adorable naman! Fashionista nga 🙂

  • Patricia

    HI I WAS WONDERING IN WITCH SHOP CAN YOU FIND THAT CUTE DOG DRESS

  • katharine salvador

    the link to the pattern doesnt work already.can you please send me the pattern and steps..thank you..

  • susan

    Hello,

    I really like the doggie dress you made for Shantee. I tried to click the link for the pattern but it only tells you that they could not find the page. Do you still have the pattern for this dress? Hope you could share it – I want to make the same dress for my baby Pug and JRT.

    I really enjoyed going through your blogs! 🙂

    Regards,
    susan

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