The Daily Treat: Guinea Pigs Who Dress Better Than Us
Designer Maki Yamada helps rodents embrace their inner fashionistas
In the world of small, furry animals, we weren’t sure it got better than gerbils competing in a pageant. We were wrong.
Japan-based designer Maki Yamada creates specialty guinea pig attire, turning these otherwise adorable rodents into runway-worthy, four-legged fashionistas. Hats? Check. Wedding dresses? You got it.
“Pet fashion is very popular in Japan. Hundreds and thousands of dog clothes exist,” he told the U.K.’s Metro. “But I had never encountered guinea pig clothes.”