If you're looking for a dog coat pattern, a dog vest, sweater, dress, costume,
jacket, or shirt pattern, you've come to the right place. With a collection of over one
hundred free dog clothes patterns & tutorials gathered from all over the web,
there's a good chance you'll find just the dog clothes pattern you're looking for.
Sewing clothes for your dog can be a great way to repurpose an old sweater,
t-shirt, or sweatshirt. And since quite a few of these designs call for working with
knit fabrics or sweater knits, here are some tips for sewing knits: Use a
ballpoint needle in your sewing machine, which will slide between the fibers of your
knit fabric instead of cutting through them. And use a special
stretch stitch or a
tiny zigzag stitch when sewing your knit fabric so that your seams will stretch when
the finished item is worn.

Reinforce seams that will be subject to lots of stress (such as where bands and
tabs are attached) by sewing a second row of stitching over or right next to the
first row. And if an item has a more intricate design, or you’ll be making it from a
more costly fabric, you may want to make a “muslin” of the item first to be sure you
get the fit right before sewing the finished item.

And if you need to try the item on your dog before sewing your final seams, to be
on the safe side, use safety-pins to hold your seams together instead of straight
Free Dog Clothes Patterns - Over 100 designs!
Note: This page may contain affiliate links.
Note: Clicking any of the following links will take you to another website unless otherwise indicated.
Sewing Information, Advice, How-to
Privacy Policy         Legal           About           Contact           Site Map
Pin It!
Follow Me on Pinterest:
Sweater Sleeve Dog
Babbles by Brook
Scarf Bandana
Love to Sew
Reversible Dog
Bella Frill Dress
A One Stop Shop
Bib Dress
Sew Doggy Style
Canine Carhartt Coat
Dog Cap
Mimi & Tara
Doggie Pleated Wool
A One Stop Shop
Woven Dog Coat
Pet Project Blog
Sew dog coats, shirts, dresses, costumes, and more!
Doggie Tutu and
Puffy Bow
Internet Archive