DIY Dog Tux Using a Toddlers Shirt


The paw-some tux my mom made me for prom! Now you can make one too!

A Wife a Dog and a Blog

So this weekend Frank is going to prom. Yes, prom. We are part of the NYC dachshund meet up group and the next event is the dachshund Valentine’s Day Prom. So far over 70 people have RSVP’d so I can’t wait to see all the weenies!

Obviously I can’t send Frank not wearing anything. We looked into buying a tux or something of that sort but they are all SO expensive and we also don’t know how it will fit his odd shape. Finding clothes that actually fit him can be such a struggle. So I decided to make my own version of a tux using a toddlers button down for only $10 from Target!


You will need:

  • Childs white button down shirt (I used a boys 5T) *
  • Fabric scissors
  • Needle and thread
  • Hot glue
  • Lighter or candle
  • Pen or marker
  • Two larger pieces of grosgrain ribbon (I used…

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