12 Things To Sew For Your Pets
Who doesn’t love having a pet? They are these bundles of energy that we would just spoil rotten if we’re allowed. Pets are part of our family and just like their human counterparts, we can show our love not just with cuddles and kisses but also by making something useful for them. There can be a lot of things we can sew for your pets, that you’ll realize is easy enough you don’t have to buy one again from the store.
Here we have 12 things you can sew for your pets that they would absolutely look good in and/or find quite helpful.
Does your pet suffer in hot weather? Cool off your 4-legged friend with this DIY Dog Cooling Mat. This mat has pockets to tuck ice packs into. Fleece was used because it’s soft and the edges won’t unravel when you cut them.
Via Diana Rambles
Instead of the usual treat jars, why not make these Dog Treat Bags that are perfect to take with you when you’re out with your dog? You can snap them on your belt loops or hook them through your belt for easy access while on a walk or training session.
Via Daily Dog Tag
Scrappy Pet Leash
This scrappy pet leash will work for all kinds of pet – whether you have a dog, cat, llama, or mini horse! This leash is approximately 1 ¼” wide and 7’ long. It has a 1” opening for the strap with a lobster claw clip – that you can find in bag making supplies or you can cut one off your old leash if it still works.
Via Sew Can She
This is a super simple project that you can make for your dogs – a DIY dog bandana! The project is really quick, and you have the opportunity to customize it with different fabrics to match your dog’s personality. Once you are finished you can even pair it with a stylish leash.
Via Lia Griffith
There are a lot of dog collars out there. But they’re often not that cute, not that interesting, and not worth the $20-$30 price tag. If you only got to wear one piece of clothing every day, wouldn’t you want it to be cute and interesting?
Winter can be a rough season for our beloved dogs. Just because they are covered with hair doesn’t mean they are immune to the cold temperature. Help your pet by making this adorable and warm dog coat!
Via DIY Projects
Soft and Cozy Pet Sling
Perfect for your velcro dog that can’t be without you. You can adjust the size according to your dog and your measurements. It is a really easy to make! You can whip up a few in an afternoon. It’s like a snuggly for your pets.
Sew this fashionable harness for your pet in any fabric and pattern you like!
Via DIY Sharing
This diaper pattern is high waisted to fit better and prevent it from falling down because dogs and cats don’t have hips like us. It consists of a single piece with savings inseams. Being open makes it much easier to fit the pet as you don’t need to put the legs through the holes.
Via Mimi & Tara
Burrow Dog Bed
Some dogs can be quite the burrower which makes this dog bed a perfect match!
Via Lia Griffith
Poop Bag Dispenser
One way to always have a poop bag handy when you’re walking your dog is by having a supply with you. This easy-to-make fabric pouch clips to your leash and is a fashionable alternative to the default dispenser you got your poop bags with.
Via Thrifty Fun
This is a perfect project for your dogs (or cats – if they allow you to put it on them!) to protect their toes and paws from the extreme cold and snow. It’s no fun getting snow in between your toes – these booties should keep those cuties all bundled up.
Via Condo Blues
Did you like any of these things that you can sew for your pets? What’s your most favorite and have you made anything like these? Do let us know, in the comments section!
For more fun sewing for pets projects, check out these cool books! Sew Your Own Pet Pillows: Twelve Huggable Friends You Can Easily Make (Design Originals), Sew Dog: Easy Sew Dogwear and Custom Gear for Home and Travel