50s swimsuit for my pooch!

Added Jun 1, 2010

by x-alexandra-x

Levin, New Zealand

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My poor Huntey had to get 6 lumps removed from all over his body (including a nipple and his manhood) because they might have turned into cancers. This means that the poor thing had 6 rows of very lovely stitches. Which would have been fine. But lovely Hunter is a licker! And he licked and licked until he was given one of those big plastic elazabethan collars. They are a wonderful invention. For smart animals. But silly Huntey insisted on walking into the back of our legs every two seconds and almost taking us out every time. So after very many bruises and a few harsh words I decided the collar would have to be replaced with this lovely coat I fashioned from gorgeous stretchy blue and yellow striped knit fabric. I think the pretty boy quite likes it!

Material Notes

some scraps of yellow and blue knit fabric

Difficulty

Novice

Categories

For
Unisex
Garment Type
Coat/Capes
Style
Grunge, Preppy, Romantic
Material
Knits/Jersey

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    Jun 2, 2010, 11.06 PMby detoursal

    Such a handsome boy! A great swap for those plastic collars.

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    Jun 1, 2010, 05.30 PMby mixtlii

    So funny! I’m sure he loves it :)

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    Jun 1, 2010, 04.38 PMby kristinjg

    What a cute suit for such a good sport. I hope he recovers quickly and is back to his old self soon.

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    Jun 1, 2010, 03.01 PMby 6kidsathome

    Too cute

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    Jun 1, 2010, 01.19 PMby seussian

    I started laughing when I saw the thumnail image, until I heard the stoy, then I felt sorry for the poor pooch! Hope he gets better soon! God bless you, M

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    Jun 1, 2010, 12.46 PMby fairyprincess

    So much nicer than those awful collars! I hope Hunter gets given a clean bill of health :)

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