Step 1: What you will need:

Picture of What you will need:
This is a list of the materials I used, of course you can use any type of fabric you have around or buy some you think would make your dog more comfortable of fashionable. But like I said, I am a cheapskate so I dug through my fabric scraps and old worn out jeans that I had wanted to "recycle" into something, and that is what I chose to use. 
  • Large piece of paper to draw out the pattern, or make a copy of the one I have placed on here and manipulate it to fit your dog's measurements
  • Pencil for pattern making and/or marking down notes
  • Enough fabric to cut a front piece, a back piece and two straps for securing the jacket.
  • Thread to match your chosen fabric
  • Scissors
  • Velcro - to use as closures
  • a measuring tape
  • if you are like me, you might want a seam ripper handy as well.... just in case.
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Going to make one for my yellow lab!
hushy2 years ago
Thank you for this kind of ible! you seem to be a very nice person because dog lovers are kind people!
Just want to share what I recently made for my dog.
That is very beautiful.
barefootbohemian (author)  hushy2 years ago
How adorable!!! If my dam would wear a coat I would have to make hers this way (but she absolutely hates wearing clothes of any kind lol!). I happen to think dog lovers are kind people too:)
WhyHello3 years ago
Great! a lot of these are for big dogs thanks!
barefootbohemian (author)  WhyHello2 years ago
I like simple things that can be made to fit. Dogs are just like people when it comes to there not being a one size fits all!
tgurlacz2 years ago
Great 'ible! You gave lots of details. I can't wait to try this for my pug!
barefootbohemian (author)  tgurlacz2 years ago
Hope you tried one :)