Dogs, like other pets, eventually become an integral part of the family. They also want to treat something delicious, take care of them, warm in the cold. Below is the information that how to sew overalls for dogs, so that it does not freeze in the winter or just a cool time.
First you need to measure your pet and make a pattern from paper. If the dog does not have a collar, put it on and then measure the distance from it to the tail. Divide the resulting value by 8. The resulting result is one side of the square that will be displayed on paper.
Transfer all the resulting measurements to paper and cut the pattern. After that, try it on the dog and make sure that you are not mistaken in their calculations.
If it turned out that the pattern is small, it can be slightly lengthened. Just cut it into two equal parts, and later you sew a belt in this place.
Place the pattern on the fabric. If you need to increase clothes, remember to increase every detail. Next, cut two pieces of each piece.
It is important to remember that the last triangular part should be larger. So the dog will be much more comfortable. You can add a strip.
Leaving allowances, you need to cut every detail.
The recess must be transferred to the second part. Attach the halves face to each other and gently push them down so that the misprints of the chalk mark remain.
Before you start, it will be useful to think about how to fix the jumpsuit. For these purposes, a dense ribbon or an old collar may be suitable. Make a cloth case for this item. Then you will sew it to the base.
Attach jumpsuit and edging to each other.
In principle, clothes for dogs will be sewn in the same standard pattern as for humans. Special difficulties should arise. First you need to sweep undercuts and every detail.
The strip intended for increase in overalls looks as follows.
At first the clothes will look like this. If the strip is too wide, then you will sew a rubber in it.
To make the overalls look prettier, decorate it with some decorative details, such as braid, beads, pockets, etc.
If you have already swept away every detail, you can proceed to the next step.
A rather large cutout is also needed ahead. The area of the sternum will look something like this.
When you cut off the notches for the paws, do not forget to cut through the small lines. They need to do on the edge.
Dress the little dog! Periodically try on the resulting jumpsuit on the pet. If something does not correspond to the size of the dog, you can directly on it to make the necessary folds on the clothes.
When the jumpsuit sat down successfully, you need to deal with the sleeves. Along the edges you can sew gum, so that clothing is less bleed. Yes, and the dog will be much more convenient. This can be done either by bending the edge immediately with a rubber band, or you can slip a rubber band after the drawstring is made.
As a fastener for dog overalls, you can use both zipper and velcro. The example uses the zipper version.
First, the clasp is fixed on the back, and then attached to the base. The excess part of the zipper can be either cut or enclosed.
Things are easy. Left bottom.
Turn the dog over and try on where you need to make a hole so that it can relieve itself.
Sew around the cutout gum.
If you decided to sew jumpsuit for dogs of small breeds, then make allowances larger. You can always cut off the excess, but to increase the clothes is not very easy.
As you can see, this is not such a great science – to sew a jumpsuit to your beloved dog. But now it will be the most beautiful and, importantly, protected from bad weather conditions.