In the past, the wonderful world of luxury pet accessories may have been dismissed as a rhinestone-encrusted over-indulgence relegated only to spoiled pooches and prima donnas. Things have changed. The upscale pet market now occupies a bourgeoning corner of the retail landscape. Designers from Tory Burch to self-professed “yuppie puppy” trafficker Harry Barker are elevating functional pet accoutrements to fashion status (and not always with the hefty price tag.)
As a daily source of family, companionship and loyalty, it’s only natural to lavish adoring pets with attention—or a bespoke leash set or two. Here are some artful accents from pampered purveyors around the world that promise to keep Fido looking posh.