Pet costumes aren’t new, but designer Leah Workman has put a new twist on it for so-called “pet-parents” who want to nurture the inner pop star of their “pet-child.” Her handmade fashion wigs turn your beloved cat or dog into Katy Perry or Lady Gaga. Squint your eyes as you look at the slideshow to see if you can spot the famous idols these pets are striving to emulate. This is how we spend $55 billion on pets in 2013.
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Erin Straza (Associate Editor) is a freelance writer, editor, and marketing communications consultant, helping organizations tell their stories in authentic and compelling ways. After a stint in corporate marketing while earning her MBA, Erin taught marketing communications at Illinois Wesleyan and Illinois State. She is crafting her first book, writing from the Illinois flatlands where she lives with her husband, Mike. Find more from Erin at her blog Filling My Patch of Sky and on Twitter @ErinStraza.
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