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« on: February 14, 2008 03:44:32 AM »

do your socks get eaten by the sock monster,leaving one sock behind? mine do. I started saving all my odd socks in a bag. after 6 months I went through the bag and paired up any which could be paired.... the others were sacreficed for this blanket.
I intended to bring squidge home from hospital in it but i wasn't finished in time and was then very ill after her birth....
changed picture as i cant find the one of cutiepie lying under it, but this is the second sock blanket I made-... and i have a new image host.

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« Reply #1 on: February 14, 2008 03:57:58 AM »

What a great idea for all those lonely socks. And that tiny child looks so happy!
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« Reply #2 on: February 14, 2008 04:15:55 AM »

she carries it round with her now, she wraps her elephant (who is never more than a foot away from her) in it too.
« Reply #3 on: February 14, 2008 04:24:39 AM »

The invisible pink unicorn is the one stealing your socks. It is a sign that She favours you;) Take it as a blessing.

The blanket is a great idea and your little one is so cute! She has good taste to keep her Elephant near by. They're my favourite animal ^.^

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« Reply #4 on: February 14, 2008 05:21:59 AM »

What a great idea!  I'll bet it's super soft too!

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Lets see some closeups. Your daughter looks like a little princess.

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« Reply #6 on: February 14, 2008 09:10:54 PM »

And that tiny child looks so happy!

HA HA HA HA.  I don't know why, but this struck me as SO HILARIOUS.

Ha ha ha.  And that tiny child looks so happy.  Tiny child.  Aww. 

I remember when my daughter was tiny.  Sad 

Anyway, I bet this is adorable but I can't see the picture.  Sad  Bandwidth exceeded.  I want to see your sock blanket!

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« Reply #7 on: February 15, 2008 12:21:42 AM »

Wonderful Wonderful idea!!! I have a Huge bag of "left" socks.
(What a cutie--saw the pic last nite )
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« Reply #8 on: February 16, 2008 06:45:06 PM »

what a grand idea! I have some socks and just threw out a bunch!  too bad I missed the pic of the cutie!  I'm going to have to do this!

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« Reply #9 on: February 17, 2008 11:17:56 AM »

So pretty! My great grandmother used to save the elastic-y tops from everyone's old socks to make quilts. She was the matriarch of a huge family (at least 25 grandchildren) and to save money she would cut the tops into rectangles and stitch them together until she had the dimensions she needed for a quilt. She used the recycled sock tops as batting and old jeans and denim clothing to make the quilt tops.
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