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Post by CraftyBirdUK on 29th September 2011, 2:16 pm

Here's my first trio of sock creations....the Zombie was my first, followed by the yellow and green one (which is in local football team colours) and the black one I haven't quite finished. I'm now trying to make a pumpkin out of orange pajama bottoms...it's taken me the best part of 3/4 of a day just to hand sew the main shape....I don't have a sewing machine Wink
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Post by Adrian on 29th September 2011, 2:22 pm

I love the zombie one - nice work

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Post by polgara on 29th September 2011, 2:41 pm

Hey, they are really fun, well done. a+

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Post by Jaded Green on 29th September 2011, 5:56 pm

What fun.

Miss JG made some "sock monkeys" a few years ago for her little cousins.

She made one as a template first and he hangs around the house. At one time he lived downstairs and the lady who does our cleaning once a week would leave it in different positions on different bits of furniture.....wrapped round the music stand on the piano or on the bottom of a lamp stand!
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Post by Dandelion on 29th September 2011, 8:01 pm

Love the zombie!
The doors in our draughty house bang quite a lot so DD2 made sock slugs with eyes and hair for everyone's rooms.

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Post by MrsC on 30th September 2011, 8:47 am

Love those! Several odd socks seem to be lingering at the bottom of the washing basket so I may see who they can be turned into...

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Post by polgara on 30th September 2011, 10:00 am

Puppets for LMC are also a good idea for old socks.

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