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« on: April 03, 2008 09:37:18 PM »

What do you get when you cross two pairs of baby socks and a silk lei with a pair of flip-flops?



Tiki monkey shoes, of course!

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My husband was along at the dollar store when I bought this stuff. He thought I was nuts when I explained what it was for. I spent $4 on materials ($1 for each pair of socks, $1 for the flip-flops, and $1 for the lei), not counting the needles, thread, a bit of fiberfill, and a scrap of black yarn, all of which I already had in my craft closet. I'm not sure how practical these will be or how well they'll hold up, but I think they make pretty good house slippers.

I wish the lei had been bright pink to match the monkeys, but they didn't have any in the right shade.

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« Reply #1 on: April 03, 2008 09:48:19 PM »

lol so cute!! Who knew!
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« Reply #2 on: April 03, 2008 09:54:52 PM »

Made me laugh out loud!  You did a great job on the monkeys!  So creative.
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« Reply #3 on: April 04, 2008 01:21:21 AM »

This is brilliant  Grin
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« Reply #4 on: April 04, 2008 05:43:38 AM »

Love!
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« Reply #5 on: April 04, 2008 06:11:19 AM »

Those are so great! And I really like the constast of the blue lei and the pink monkeys!!
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« Reply #6 on: April 04, 2008 07:08:42 AM »

haha how fun! tiny little sock monkeys!
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« Reply #7 on: April 04, 2008 08:16:27 AM »

Totally fun house shoes! Very Clever.
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« Reply #8 on: April 04, 2008 09:35:23 AM »

 Cheesy  I made a monkey too!  You made two and I love them!!!  Putting them on the flip flops was so clever.
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« Reply #9 on: April 04, 2008 09:57:08 AM »

These should make you happy every time you look at your feet Smiley
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