You want a new bed for your furry friend?

Here's a cheap idea for a trendy, customisable and comfortable basket: transform an old suitcase into a little nest for your dog.

Material:

• A suitcase

• A white cushion,

• Fabric

• Paint

Personalisation:

The completion of this tutorial is so simple that it requires no special knowledge in sewing or crafts. Simply place the cushion in the suitcase, cover it with some fabric and add some toys for your doggy or kittycat to be comfortable.

However, just to be safe, ensure proper maintenance of the suitcase’s top so it does not close on your pet. Solutions can be a chain hanging on the wall or a bracket attached to the hinge of the suitcase to lock it in the open position.

Or, choose to remove the lid of the suitcase.

You can also personalise your suitcase with wooden pegs to make it higher or fabric glued to the lid for a more cozy style.

And if you love the "retro / vintage" style, you should be able to find beautiful vintage suitcases in flea markets !

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