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« on: November 12, 2006 05:57:54 PM »

This is the very first sock monkey I have ever made. Actually its the first time I've really used my sewing machine in ages, I'm more of a crochet girl than sewing, but when I saw a few sock monkeys recently I knew it was time to try my hand!! (May the Gods Bless whoever made that zombie sock moneky!!!)Thanks to a lovely donation to the sock monkey cause (thanks Diviny!!!) I aquired a pair of rainbow striped toe socks. From those socks was born PUNKY MONKEY the mohawk wearing rainbow striped monkey of love!

I accidently sewed the right sides together, so he's a little furry in some places, but I think it adds to the charm. Also the socks that were donated didn't have a heel, so I had to improvise. His ears are two of the toes from the other sock.  That is my hubby helping Punky Monkey model in some of the pictures. I had a blast making him, I'm thinking that he may need a few friends!


« Reply #1 on: November 12, 2006 06:01:23 PM »

oh wow! that's awesome. i love his "hair". and btw, is that guy by the computer, is he on that program Xfire? lol
« Reply #2 on: November 12, 2006 06:35:57 PM »

Punky Monkey is so much fun! Love the mohawak and ears being made out of toes...
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« Reply #3 on: November 12, 2006 06:54:33 PM »

This is way cool.
Awesome Punky Monkey!!!  Grin

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« Reply #4 on: November 14, 2006 08:37:20 AM »

Very sweet.

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« Reply #5 on: November 14, 2006 02:34:21 PM »

Yay!  I love seeing the finished product.  Glad my old socks were put to good use! 

Go punky monkey!

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« Reply #6 on: January 20, 2007 03:31:47 PM »

that's friggin awesome!! i have those same socks and it never occurred to me to turn the toes sideways on top of the head. you have inspired me and, for that, i thank you. btw, it's a great monkey and it's unbelievable that it's your first sock monkey. well done.

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