Spoil Your Four-Legged Friends: Holiday Gift Ideas for Pets

Posted by on Dec 14, 2013 in Crocheting, Knitting, Sewing | Comments


Give your pet a treat they’ll adore with these precious patterns from Craftsy members who can’t get enough of their furry friends! From a cute and cozy bed to funky toys for fetch, they’ll love these gifts as much as you enjoy making them. Don’t forget to consult Fido for his input on yarn and fabric colors!

Sewing patterns for pets

Dog in Little Sewn Dog Bag - craftsy.comPhoto via Erin Erickson

Handmade dog carrier

Keep your little one close with this adorable, durable dog sling pattern! Craftsy member Erin Erickson brings us the sewing tutorial for this practical, colorful shoulder bag that carries a 4 to 8 pound dog — perfect for the furry pal that refuses to be left at home!

Get the Sammy Bag Dog Sling pattern.

2 Dogs on Paw-Patterned Dog BedPhoto via Sew It Love It

Cuddly dog bed

Every pup needs a place to lay his head at night: this soft, warm dog bed by Craftsy member Sew It Love It should do the trick! We love the gathered sides that can be drawn in for a nest-like feel — great for cold winter nights!

Get the Dog Bed Sewing pattern.

Sewn Dog Toys - Pattern on CraftsyPhoto via Funky Friends F

DIY dog toys

It’s a universal truth — pets can never have enough toys! Make your own colorful playmates with Craftsy member Funky Friends F’s patterns for cute and chewable “Fabric Bones,” “Magic Balls” and “Splat the Flat Cat”!

Get the Dog Toys Sewing Pattern Pack.

Crochet patterns for pets

Crocheted Dog Collar Photo via Unseign

Crocheted dog scarf/collar

Jazz up your pup’s style with this cute crocheted bubble collar! Craftsy member Unseign created this pattern and suggests working it up in seasonal hues to easily change the style.

Get the Bubble Dog Scarf Pattern.

Little Doggie on Pet BlanketPhoto via Julie Oparka

Crocheted pet blanket

Craftsy member Julie Oparka made the pattern for this cozy pet blanket, and the best part is that it doubles as a rug! Use acrylic yarn for easy care, and make one for the car, the couch, or anywhere your furry friend likes to cuddle!

Get the Round Pet Blanket pattern.

Knitting patterns for pets

Craftsy Pattern - Dog SweaterPhoto via Kay Graves

Knitted dog sweater

Knit a sweet Fair Isle sweater for your little sweetheart! She’ll stay warm in style with this pattern from Craftsy member Kay Graves.

Get the Puppy Love Sweater pattern.

Pet Christmas StockingPhoto via anniwoolens

Knitted stocking for pets

This adorable stocking pattern includes an alphabet chart, so you can easily personalize it for your own pet! Created by Craftsy member anniwoolens, who also shares a version for dogs!

 Get the Pet Cat Christmas Stocking pattern.

Holiday Knit Dog Leash Photo via Linda R Schmidt

Knit leash and bow tie

Whip up this festive leash cover and bow tie for your favorite cute critter! Pattern creator and Craftsy member Linda R Schmidt suggests using cotton yarn in case your pup has a penchant for puddles.

Get the ROFL Dog Leash & Bow Tie pattern.

Do you love spoiling your pets during the holidays?