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« on: February 20, 2010 07:14:48 AM »

This weekend I went to a thrift store and found lots of adorable baby clothes for really cheap. I'm thinking I can try to reconstruct them into dog outfits. The ones I bought are all dresses and are sleeveless.

Does anyone have any experience with this? Any tips? I did a search but couldn't find much.

I'm thinking I'll try the dress on her, measure and sew to fit.
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« Reply #1 on: March 31, 2010 08:05:57 AM »

Wow, I cant believe no one has responded.  Well anyways in my opinion its very easy to convert baby clothes to dog outfits.  Ive done it before for my pekingese when I first adopted him.  I bascially put the clothes on him, eye balled it to see where the adjustments needed to be made, then took the clothes off him and cut/adjusted & sewed the clothes to fit him.  I did manage to find a tutorial on line just now to show you, maybe it can help you more then my short explaination.  Heres the link:

http://www.associatedcontent.com/article/342037/diy_quick_and_easy_small_dog_clothes.html
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« Reply #2 on: July 23, 2010 01:55:34 PM »

owao !!Dogs outfit from baby's cloth.thats really a nice thinking i have ever heard Shocked
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