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You will need to adjust the length of the chin strap used to secure the hat, as well as the length of the ruffled collar, depending on the size of your pet. We used pale-blue tulle, but other colors will work well, too.
Scale the templates up or down depending on the size of your dog; the same goes for the length of the elastic that secures the fin around the belly. Choose elastic in a shade that best matches your dog’s coat.
It’s not unusual for a dog’s temperament and behavior to become more challenging with age. But with a little sleuthing and some expert guidance, you can help get your best pal back to his old self again.
For our most recent Instagram contest, we asked the dogs of Instagram to share photos of themselves dressed to the nines for a chance to win a Martha Stewart Pets and PetSmart gift basket. Behold, the top dogs. (Want a chance to win our next contest? Don't forget to follow @marthastewart on Instagram!)