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Kwik Sew: 3750 (Pet Coats, Collar & Hat) - Type:Pets    printable version
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Reviewed by:BeckiP
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Posted on:1/2/14 8:06 PM
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Pattern Description:
A dog coat for Christmas with fur trim, a hood and Velcro down the front for closure.
Pattern Sizing:
I think its more suited for little/medium sized dogs. I cut out a medium for Jock who is a 15kg Cocker Spaniel.
Did it look like the photo/drawing on the pattern envelope once you were done sewing with it?
Yes! So adorable!
Were the instructions easy to follow?
Yes easy to follow and sew up except a bit challenging on the curves given the stretchy velvet was a pain to work with.
What did you particularly like or dislike about the pattern?
I loved everything about the pattern, no complaints. Jock didn't seem to mind either!
Fabric Used:
I bought a stretch velvet for the body, stretch red cotton for the lining and thick white fur trim.
Pattern alterations or any design changes you made:
I excluded the pom-pom due to time constraints and I used Velcro all the way down the front instead of patches of it so it holds him in better.
Would you sew it again? Would you recommend it to others?I wouldn't sew it again as Jock only needs one Santa suit but I'd be lying if I wasn't tempted to start sewing up some more dog wear. Jock likes the attention.

Conclusion:
Give this one a go next Christmas for your four legged friend.

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Texahoma said...
Oh my goodness, he couldn't be any cuter if he tried! This is adorable!
1/2/14 9:54 PM
Sethskid said...
So darn cute!!
1/2/14 11:49 PM
SewLibra said...
What a handsome fellow in his Santa suit! Great job!
1/3/14 1:24 AM
QuiltSewSewSue said...
Santa puppy!! So adorable! It looks beautifully made too.
1/3/14 1:47 AM
wendyrb said...
Too adorable! With such a willing model, yep- you must make him a varied seasonal wardrobe. ; )
1/3/14 3:56 AM
camaro1952 said...
What a sweatheart!!!
1/3/14 5:08 AM
camaro1952 said...
What a sweatheart!!!
1/3/14 5:08 AM
ceedee said...
How could anyone not like this - so adorable!!! Definitely now on my project list from my Cav. KC Spaniel, since they are probably around the same size. Thanks for the incentive - it turned out great!
1/3/14 8:26 AM
betty bushwacker said...
cutest Santa ever
1/3/14 8:51 AM
wildberrymom said...
Love it!
1/3/14 1:36 PM
Nancy Rhodes said...
That is just the 'cats' meow' from a dog's perspective. Great model too
1/3/14 2:26 PM
Michele Lommasson said...
That is just adorable! Very nice job, and you are right, it is certainly nicer than what can be bought. It seems it was well worth your time. Thanks for the review. I will be keeping my eyes open for this pattern, as I have three little dogs. . .
1/3/14 3:05 PM
amynxdx said...
adorable!!!!!!
1/6/14 2:02 PM
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