You have a pet - a small chihuahua dog. In the cold season, such dogs need clothes, because they are always cold and can seriously get sick.
You can buy clothes for your dog in a specialized store or sew yourself, for example, the easiest overalls.
You will need
- - Pattern for clothes-
- - the cloth-
- - Threads in tone.
Find a pattern of overalls, based on the sizesYour dog. In the Internet there are many sites that offer patterns for different breeds of dogs, use the simplest. Look, what changes you need to make in the pattern, so that it was adjusted to the shape of your Chihuahua.
Spread the finished pattern on the fabric, circle itContour shallow, not forgetting to leave a place for allowances for seams and sub-creases. Cut the fabric edges with sewing pins. If you are going to sew clothes that lightning will be on the back of a dog, do not forget to leave about 1 cm for the seam allowances. When tailoring a coveralls for a dog, you can also use Velcro and buttons. Leave so much fabric for the seams, so that it overlaps a strip 2-5 cm wide, depending on the size of the dog.
Baste paired details with pins to make the fabric inThe cutting time did not move. If you are making a jumpsuit for your Chihuahua with a warm lining, then cut out the lining as well as the outer layer. It is swept and stitched according to the same principle as the outer side of the overalls.
Add a layer of sintepon in the coveralls and cut itAccurately on the pattern, do not make allowances for seams. Attach the sintepon to the lining. Afterwards, the lining with the sintepon and the outer layer are folded together with the opposite sides and sewed together in all the places of contact. Turn out the overalls so that the seams are inside and do the first fitting. Be sure to remove the pin from the product.
Make sure that the overalls are sitting on the dogFreely, the sleeves did not hit the legs, and the collar was not too wide, so that the animal did not fall out of the coveralls. If the product is too loose, make a Velcro strap in the waist area.
Correct all defects. Do not forget that the overalls fabric should be warmed in the back and chest area, the sleeves can be made without warmth so that the dog can move freely. Sew all the seams sewn on the sewing machine.