DIY: Oilcloth Dog Coat


Cute coat!   Check out this great tutorial for a canine rain coat using oil cloth—the vinyl coated material used to make tablecloths, tote bags, etc.  Oil cloth is waterproof, easy to clean, and now comes great patterns. Heather, of Heatherly Loves, used an old dog coat as a pattern to cut out pieces from some… Continue Reading

DIY: Oil Cloth Dog Raincoat


It’s still raining here in the Pacific Northwest.  So this post is trying to look on the bright side, find the silver lining, ya-da-ya-da-ya-da.  If the weather still stinks where you are, check out this fun Oil Cloth Dog Raincoat. It’s pretty simple.  You’ll need to make your own pattern according to your dog’s measurements… Continue Reading

DIY: Custom Fit Dog Jacket


I found a great little tutorial on making a custom fit dog jacket over at This is mainly a tutorial on making & customizing the pattern, not actually sewing the jacket.  You’ll need some knowledge about sewing, especially if you line the jacket.  But, this is doable so don’t be intimidated. Your jacket doesn’t… Continue Reading