Simplicity Sewing: Make a Dog Coat
Beginner | 45 min 50 sec
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In this class, follow along with Simplicity Sewing expert Michele Muska, who will teach you how to read a pattern and make a dapper dog coat for your pooch.  You will need to purchase Simplicity Pattern 2695 (which unfortunately is no longer available at, but can be found elsewhere online). You will learn how to cut out your pattern pieces, add interfacing, sew the pieces together, and add a sweet, functional closure. This pattern is perfect for beginning sewers – and best of all, if your first try doesn’t turn out perfectly, your dog certainly won’t judge you.
Here’s what you’ll need:
  • Simplicity Pattern 2695
  • Wool flannel or corduroy for outer coat; Wool or poly-blend fabric for lining (see pattern for exact quantities for the size you’d like to make)
  • Lightweight interfacing
  • Thread
  • Velcro (you could also use D-rings or a button)
  • Pins
  • Fabric Shears
  • Fabric marking pen
  • Seam ripper
  • Measuring tape
  • Snips
  • Iron and ironing board
  • Sewing machine
Learn how to:
  • Read a pattern
  • Cut out pattern pieces
  • Sew Velcro
  • Apply interfacing
  • Assemble dog coat
What you’ll get:
  • How to read a Simplicity pattern and make an adorable coat for your furry companion
  • 6 HD video lessons you can access online anytime, anywhere
  • Detailed supply list
  • Step-by-step instruction by expert instructor Michele Muska of Michele of Simplicity
  • The ability to leave comments, ask questions and interact with other students 
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Elvira Lopez
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Beth VanKirk
I enjoyed this class very much. She is a good teacher. Can't wait to make new coats for my dogs!
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Marie Dieck
Clear step by step instructions.
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