Spotted Blacksheep's Blog

January 18, 2010

Sock Monkey

Filed under: Creative, Green, Sewing — Tags: , , — spottedblacksheep @ 1:41 pm

I first made one of these back in September while at The Hairth festival ( http://www.knockengorroch.org.uk/).  He was a fair effort and certainly unique!

After that weekend I promised myself I’d make another, so I finally made one this morning and I’m pretty pleased with the results!

I found step-by-step instructions, to remind me of the process, here: http://www.wikihow.com/Make-a-Sock-Monkey

Here he is!

October 28, 2009

Time to get crafty

Filed under: Creative, Sewing — Tags: , — spottedblacksheep @ 7:46 pm

Need to get sewing tonight! Have two plain white tshirts to make pretty for the weekend and I’m leaving tomorrow night!

Thinking ribbon trim, maybe a wee bow or two and a lovely saltire too.  Nothing too elaborate!

It’s all part of mine and a friend’s daft costumes for Saturday night while we’re in London.  Going to be such a scream, and we’re going to be sooooo silly and very Scottish! hehe!

So, less procrastination and more action me thinks.  Hopefully pics later . . . .

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