Pearls For Your Pooch? Yes!
www.artsydog.com has hundreds of unique holiday gifts for dogs & dog owners
TORONTO, Nov. 1, 2011 /PRNewswire/ – Bespoke pearl necklaces, dog portrait
pillows, leather and tweed collars and stunning druid dog tags are just
a few of the great Christmas and holiday gift ideas on offer at the
innovative new website, www.artsydog.com. Ranging from $3 to $165, these gifts also give back – a percentage of
each sale goes toward Kiva and The Farley Foundation.
Lauded on Trendhunter.com, Incrediblethings.com, Pawsh magazine and
NYC’s Barkzilla blog, www.artsydog.com is an online marketplace showcasing canine products handcrafted by
artisans from around the world. “During my many years as a pet business
owner, I often searched for the perfect gift for dog-owning clients,
and realized there wasn’t anywhere to find high quality, stylish
items,” says founder Sheila Bredin of the inspiration behind www.artsydog.com .
So, what’s the right gift for the trendy canine on your list? Identify
the pooch’s personality from the options below and then shop at www.artsydog.com!
For the prissy pup: With Chanel-style boucl©, chiffon ruffles and faux diamonds, the L'il Frenchie dress is equally suited for the Champs-Ãƒ“°lys©e or your local dog park. $110 USD For the diva bitch: Sure to be the hit gift of any holiday party, these sturdy Swarovski Austrian crystal pearl necklaces come in multiple sizes and hues, such as classic white, cream, lavender, or pink. (From the aptly named line, "Bitches in Pearls.") $85 USD For the patriotic bulldog (and design-savvy owner): Union Jack designs are still on-trend for interiors and this British Bulldog Eyepatch Cushion Cover stands out with its bold attitude. $55 USD For the health-conscious dog (or owner): Aloe vera, herbs and almond oil are just a few of the soothing ingredients in the PurestPets line of fragrance- and preservative-free grooming products. Wrap up a gift basket with Paw Spa balm, Hot Spot Serum, Mud & Mat Remover and Allergy Relief Shampoo. $7 to $45 USD
For the cutie pup:
LollyPups’ Misty Heart sweater is hand-crocheted in pure alpaca,
Peruvian pima cotton and cotton boucle. Total softness for your little
softie. $73 USD
For the canine Lagerfeld:
Chic black leather, faux fur trim and biker-style details channel a
stylish, don’t-mess-with-me vibe. Karl would approve. $110 USD
For the nothing-but-a-hound dog:
A comfy, satin-lined Elvis collar features mod colours and bold details.
For the sweet puppy:
The canine recipient of this on-trend raspberry macaroon tag is sure to
get extra cuddles and petting! Pooch’s name and number is handstamped
on the back of the durable polymer clay tag. $22 USD
For the dandy dog:
Channel your pooch’s inner Oscar Wilde with a flamboyant purple velvet
leash. $28 USD
For the gallery-bound dog:
Delight your favourite pet owner with a stylized, 5 x 7 custom portrait
of their furry or feathered friend. Simply send a clear photo of the
animal and receive a 5 x 7 gouache painting in a decorative envelope. $68 USD
For the butch dog:
Exert your dog’s tough individuality with this hand-stamped, sterling
and silver ID tag. $68 USD
For the refined laddie:
The name and look of the Country Gentledog Leather And Tweed Leash
conjure up images of bounding through heather-covered moors. The local
dog park may not be quite as lush, but it’s really all about attitude,
isn’t it? $92 USD
This holiday season, you’ll find hundreds of one-of-a-kind gift ideas
for the pooches and people in your life at www.artsydog.com. Don’t delay – paws to bookmark www.artsydog.com today! Plus, follow @Artsydog on Twitter and like Artsydog.com on
Facebook to find out about monthly contests and more.
As the founder of www.artsydog.com and the former owner of a successful pet sitting business, Sheila is
available for interviews about dog and pet ownership, pet clothing and
accessories, canine style tips, dog care and seasonal gift ideas for
dog and their two-legged pals.