Topshop launches human-sized dog coats for fashion-conscious pet owners
Cashing in on the trend for dressing dogs in miniature outfits to match their owners, high street fashion outlet Topshop has announced a new range of giant dog coats from the most common breeds to allow owners to return the compliment. ‘We’ve got The Labrador, The Shih Tsu, The Afghan Hound, and The Spaniel, all with matching collars and accessories,’ said the retail giant.
Celebrities were quick to jump on the bandwagon, with Kate Moss spied emerging from The Priory in a classic Sheepdog poncho and Jodie Marsh snapped outside Chinawhites in Terrier hotpants. Hopes were high for the fad going transatlantic when Paris Hilton was believed to be sporting a coat from the ‘Crufts’ designer collection, but it later transpired that she simply looked like a dog.Click to send this story to a friend
Posted: Aug 26th, 2009 by Mary Evans
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