Some people put their dog in costumes and other fancy gear, but if style icon Audrey Hepburn taught us anything, it's that simple is better. If you really want to pump up your pup's fashion sense, don't go for frills - keep it basic by swapping out your dog's old collar and leash for red carpet worthy swag.
We've rounded up some of the most expertly crafted, pup-approved gear on the market so you can deck your dog out in some brand spankin' new swag and take to the streets!
1. El Capitan Collar and Leash, $47 & $77
This most gorgeous tether combo I've seen in some time, the stunning striped motif is perfect for city and country pups alike.
2. Sweet & Salty Dog Fabric Collars, $15
With a design to suit any taste, Etsy shop Sweet and Salty Dog
is a perfect place for all of the dog-lovers on your list.
3. Rolled Leather Leash Lead, $14.99+
No matter your dog's favorite color, Collar Direct has you covered with one of their natural leather and nylon leashes that are flexible and lightweight without sacrificing strength.
4. Maritime Dog Leash, $26.50
Any sailor's dream, this nautically striped lead is perfect for walks on the boardwalk with your little skipper.
5. Unique & Colorful Handmade Harnesses, $22.50+
Adjustable and available in a variety of prints for every pup pawsonality, these whimsical harnesses make a trendsetting gift for any pup on your list.
6. Nice Grill Collar & Leash, $35+ & $42
Nothing is more iconic or stylish than a simple black and cream color scheme. This See Scout Sleep leash and collar combo is so classic it's almost Chanel worthy.
7. Classic Leather Dog Leash, $36
Handmade from scratch at a little workshop out in Arizona, each piece from Etsy shop The Diamond Dogs
is a certified work of art! Perfect for the no-frills dog lover who admires quality and craftsmanship.
8. Martingale Collar & Adjustable Leash, $35 & $40
Sometimes your dog might forget their manners and that's okay! It happens to the best of us. Give them a gentle and stylish reminder of their boundaries with this Dog + Bone color block collar and leash duo. The leash is fully adjustable and even has a side clip so you can tether your dog to your waist with ease.
9. Henri Bendel Canine Chic Collar, $61.20
Get all the girls gossiping when your pooch hits the pavement sporting those trademark stripes. For the label-loving fashionista and her furry sidekick, it doesn't get much more fabulous than this.
10. Natural Rope Collar & Leash, $56 & $62
If your pup love is the no-nonsense type, make their holiday happy with this set of classic rope collar and leash. Timeless and tasteful, these traditional beauties are also available in neon orange for maximum visibility out in the field.
11. Celestial Vibrations Collar & Leash, $39 & $67
For that special someone who's out of this world, Beast & Babe's Celestial Vibrations set is just the thing. It's the perfect accessory for moonlit walks and stargazing with their pup!
12. Poop/Skull/Pizza/Diamond Collars, $30
A cute and simple collar for every type of pup -- even your pizza-loving, dripping-in-diamonds, little turd nugget. More fun designs are being made in the Shop as we bark so be sure to check back soon!
13. Assorted Free People Leashes, Prices Vary
Show off your dog's inner flower child style with these boho inspired leashes from Free People.
14. Two-Tone Leather Collar & Leash, $60 & $115
The neon hues of the 80s are back, but don't worry, dressing your pup in these brightly colored throwback leather accessories won't land them on the worst-dressed list. In either pink and green or yellow and blue, these collars and leashes will make your pup look mega pawesome.
15. Teal Ombre Leash, $62
I was skeptical of this trend from the get-go but the staying power is real -- and I just can't deny how adorable this dip-dyed doggie dyad is.
16. Ergoflex Hi-Tech Harness, Leash, & Collar, $55+ & $41+
These accessories have an almost edgy, futuristic look. The harness and collar adjust in a snap (literally) and there are no metal rings or fabric loops to deal with. Super simple!
17. Embroidered Dog Collars, $39
Handmade in Salt Lake City from genuine leather, cotton embroidery, and antique hardware, the receiver of any of these Filly Dog Co. collars is one lucky dog!
18. Shotshell Collar and Lead, $59
You always need a leather collar and leash in your pup's "wardrobe." They're the "jeans and t-shirt" of the dog fashion world.
Stay stylish, pups!
Feature image via @thedoginabag/Instagram.