Sewing clothes for pets.
Clothing for our pets has recently become increasingly popular, as people increasingly understand that not only they can dress.
Clothing for dogs is now quite vital thing in a number of accessories for dogs. It not only protects, but also decorates. The ever-increasing fashion for small hand dogs, going out with them, leads to the fact that the owners are concerned about purchasing the appropriate clothes for their little friends. Clothing can be very different - for all life reasons.
In Western countries, clothes for your favorite dog or cat can be bought at the store, or you can order it from a fashion designer, even from a fairly well-known one.
Leading Russian fashion houses have not yet bothered with collections for our smaller brothers, so the business idea of making clothes for animals in Russia is very relevant. Perhaps it will be you who will become the first Russian dog designer.
Embody this business idea will be able, first of all, women with sewing skills and having a certain amount of free time.
To realize this idea, you will need:
sewing machine. Of course, you can sew quality hands and hands, but usually the time spent does not pay off;
material. It is better to start with the manufacture of waterproof overalls, since they are much easier to sew. Accordingly, you will need waterproof fabric and various accessories (locks, zippers, fasteners, rivets, velcro), as well as durable threads. When you get comfortable with the specifics of making clothes for dogs, you can proceed to the manufacture of winter overalls. For their manufacture additionally need a warm pad.
Pattern clothes for dogs. The easiest way to find them on the Internet, but you can search in specialized magazines about animals.
Well, if you have your own dog. Then you can practice making clothes for her. In addition, she will become your first model, showing off your costumes for a walk.
The business idea of making clothes for pets can be implemented in three ways:
You can make costumes according to patterns, oriented to the average size of animals of a certain breed. You can sell ready-made costumes on your own, or you can sell them to pet stores.
You can work "to order", creating a suit according to the size of a particular dog. Remember that you will most likely have to take your measurements yourself. Therefore, if you are afraid of dogs, this path is not for you.
You can create exclusive models of clothes for pets.
How to advertise this business?
First of all, create a “portfolio”. Photograph dogs in your clothes and collect these photos in an album. The client will be able to quickly navigate and articulate their desire.
You can advertise clothes for dogs and cats in newspapers for free ads and on free message boards on the Internet. In the future, you can also order paid advertising in specialized publications about animals.
Tell about yourself in clubs dogs and cats. A great place to advertise and sell your product will be pet shows.
Information about products of this kind is perfectly transmitted “word of mouth”. If the client liked your work, he most likely will not just contact you again, but will also recommend you to his friends.
The business idea of making clothes for pets is quite capable of bringing real money. The cost of the simplest jumpsuit ranges from 300 to 1000 rubles.
This idea can be significantly expanded:
- costumes for pets can not only sew, but also knit; - very popular and practically absent in Russia shoes for dogs.
- Home clothes - including - dresses, bathrobes, pajamas - protects dog hair from dust, to save papilotok, heats dogs.
- Clothing for walking - includes the entire list of clothes for all seasons.
- Clothing at the exit includes tuxedos, tails, trouser suits. Elegant evening and cocktail dresses. There are also costumes for wedding ceremonies.
As you can see, the possibility of earning money on clothes for pets is limited only by your imagination.
High you earnings!