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Canine Couture: 25 Projects: Fashion and Lifestyle Accessories for Designer Dogs Paperback – November 11, 2008


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Product Details

  • Paperback: 144 pages
  • Publisher: St. Martin's Griffin; 1st edition (November 11, 2008)
  • Language: English
  • ISBN-10: 0312382480
  • ISBN-13: 978-0312382483
  • Product Dimensions: 9.2 x 0.6 x 9 inches
  • Shipping Weight: 1.4 pounds
  • Average Customer Review: 3.2 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (13 customer reviews)
  • Amazon Best Sellers Rank: #523,429 in Books (See Top 100 in Books)

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About the Author

LILLY SHAHRAVESH founded her design-led pet couture and accessory business Love My Dog in 2003, after a fourteen-year career in fashion as a knitwear designer. Based in Hoxton, London, Lilly is the UK's leading pet couturier, still hand-making many of the dog coats, bandanas, blankets, and beds herself.

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16 of 16 people found the following review helpful By L. Guiher on January 10, 2009
Format: Paperback
I am new to sewing and found the patterns and directions in this book to be very easy, but you do need basic sewing skills to understand. The patterns are not life size so you do have to do the math to get the right size but if I can do it anyone can. All of the projects are to cute for words and I would highly recommend this book.
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10 of 10 people found the following review helpful By Brenda Pink on January 21, 2009
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This book is a wonderful book. Patterns include knitting patterns for sweaters, even a cute outfit that includes leg warmers. Of the sewing patterns are sporty designs, a velvet smoking jacket, a safari jacket. Patterns for stuffed bone toy and ball. Patterns for various beds and blankets. Also a pattern for a collar and leash. There are several that I intend to make.
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7 of 8 people found the following review helpful By Pennygirl on March 23, 2010
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I was disappointed in this book. You have to enlarge pattern and figure out what and how. I feel this is a complicated book for a person who sews a little. I am able to follow a pattern but, this was not what I expected.
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2 of 2 people found the following review helpful By Xandu 86 on February 19, 2011
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This was a very good book on sewing pet clothing. It was illustrated and easy to understand. I am very pleased with it.
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3 of 4 people found the following review helpful By Megan on December 7, 2010
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This book is filled with adorable pet projects. Even if you can't sew, it would be a cute coffee table book.
My only complaint is that it is not exactly for beginner sewers as advertised. You WILL need a sewing machine to complete pretty much every project.
Other than that, it has tons of cute ideas and tons of options for male dogs. My favorite? The velvet smoking jacket!
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1 of 1 people found the following review helpful By Debra L. Jensen on January 8, 2014
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Then you'll get a real kick out of this. I give kudos to the enterprising & creative mind behind these items. But I'm still not sure that dressing dogs up in 'human-like' clothing is appropriate. Good luck!
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2 of 3 people found the following review helpful By bberg on December 18, 2012
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A few good ideas, but no actual patterns. Unless you have time to attempt the math and draw your own patterns I don't recommend this book. A better purchase is "Canine Couture Dog Coats" (Leisure Arts #4308) by Kooler Design Studio and it has actual pattern templates that can be traced onto tissue paper.
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