Ryasnaya Natalya Valeryevna
With the onset of cold weather on the street you can find dogs dressed in overalls, pants, hats, socks. The dog in clothes looks unusual, interesting and necessarily attracts the views of others. But you need to objectively decide whether a jumpsuit is required for your pet?
Owners of long-haired dogs are advised to purchase a lightweight waterproof jumpsuit. Putting on a jumpsuit on a dog while walking, you no longer need to wash it after. A winter version. the warmed overalls, will help to save your pet from overcooling at long walks.
Dog owners always have difficulty choosing a pet. An important condition in the selection of overalls – convenience. During the winter period, clothing should be made of light materials that reliably protect the dog from frost, and in the autumn period – from waterproof materials. When choosing a jumpsuit, make sure that it does not hinder the movement of the dog. The best option is to sew your own hands. Fabric for sewing you can take any, even your unnecessary jacket or raincoat.
We take the necessary measurements
For tailoring yours yourself need only one size. Measure the distance from the neck to the start of the tail. The measuring tape should run strictly along the vertebrae. The measured gap must be divided by eight and this will be the side of the cage where the pattern will be drawn. You can take the pattern from the Internet. The pattern is redrawn on the cells, after cutting out the individual elements of the pattern and redrawing on the material. We carry out cutting, leaving allowances for seams, while taking into account the thickness of the material. The main thing is that the letters on the pattern match, namely A – with A and so on.
First, sew the breast, consisting of 2 large elements, then proceed to tailoring the leg, stitching them to the breast and 2 large elements. Zipper perform on the back. For dogs with long hair, it is better to attach a piece of material under the zipper so that it does not get stuck in it.
Measure the resulting product on the dog and mark the places for the cutout of the abdomen, neck and tail and the length of the leg. An elastic band can be attached to the edge of the neck and legs. You can decorate with various accessories and patch pockets.
Now your dog is not afraid of any cold!