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calicotortoise
« on: March 26, 2011 04:33:41 PM »

This is my first sewing project for a horse.  It's actually a cooling sheet, but it serves the same purpose as a bathrobe, lets them cool off slowly after exersize during cool weather.  The pattern is Suitability 7900.  I used red anti-pill fleece, wide velcro and webbing for the straps and head band, and trimmed it with black braid I picked up for $1 at a yard sale.  (In the pic, he isn't sporting the headband/hoodie part.)

It wasn't complicated, but it was a LOT of fabric.  This is sort of a practice run for another sheet I'm planning that will be a little more decorated and detailed.

Thanks for looking.
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« Reply #1 on: March 26, 2011 04:59:15 PM »

Looks nice on him!  I don't know too much about horse fashion, but this is much nicer than the ones the horses across the road from me have on in cold weather.
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« Reply #2 on: March 26, 2011 06:12:00 PM »

You can buy patterns for horse clothing? Somehow that makes me very happy! Your have a very handsome horse and the blanket looks great on him.

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« Reply #3 on: March 26, 2011 07:17:37 PM »

it looks wonderful! and your horse looks very happy  Grin
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LunaTerra
« Reply #4 on: May 22, 2011 10:24:27 PM »

This is nice!! Cheesy
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fadedoak
« Reply #5 on: December 17, 2012 04:57:58 PM »

Oh!!! I need a cooler, and I am too cheap to buy one.
Have any hints of a tutorial? I am sure I can wing (being its just a rectangle)  it but how many yards did you need.
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