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FeliciaSlayDCRG
« on: October 13, 2011 05:35:28 AM »

A friend of mine's birthday is this Friday.  She loves sock monkeys!  She has several already that people have purchased for her, but I thought it would be nice to try and make her one from scratch.  I followed this tutorial which I'd found on Pinterest:  http://web-goddess.org/writing/tutorial/Image0.html  I love Pinterest for always leading me to neat tutorials and ideas.

Anyway, here is the monkey I made her.  I never realized how much hand stitching went into those little suckers.  Needless to say, that's not one of my strengths, but I think he came out alright.

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« Reply #1 on: October 13, 2011 08:28:28 AM »

I think he's pretty cute for a 1st try.
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« Reply #2 on: October 13, 2011 10:03:38 AM »

He came out great! Your friend will love him. I like the socks, too.
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« Reply #3 on: October 13, 2011 02:00:05 PM »

I llove the colours you used. Gogo argyle sock monkey Cheesy
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