My little Sock Monkey

Who is a Sock Monkey?

A sock monkey is a toy made from socks fashioned in the likeness of a monkey. These stuffed animals are a mixture of folk art and kitsch in the culture of the United States and Canada.

Home made red-heel sock monkey dolls usually have unique faces and body characteristics and are considered one-of-a-kind. Sock monkey dolls are also mass-manufactured in the marketplace. Sock monkey dolls mass-manufactured by a company normally all have the same face and body characteristics. Not all sock monkey dolls are created from red-heel socks. A new trend is growing to create sock monkey dolls from colorful striped or polka dot socks—even mismatched socks.

And this is my Sock Monkey …

Would you like to own one of these
soft and cuddly friends?
You can make it in no time.

I followed this great tutorial
And you can buy the original red heel socks here on Amazon

Send me a photo of your Sock Monkey 🙂

Happy sewing


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