Wednesday, November 9, 2011

Crocheted Sock Monkey Hat
This is the latest crochet hat I have made and I'm so proud of it! I wanted to make a gift for a friend that was having her first baby. I thought I would make a little something but not sure what to make. Well one day I stumbled upon this idea. Cute hua! This was really a lot of fun to make. It worked up quite fast. It is made very similar to my other hats. I only changed up the color and added ear flaps. My friend who is having the baby is having a girl. Ha ha! I guess you could tell that by the color. I hope it fits but we won't know for another week or so. :) But if it is to small I can make her another one. I added a little crochet flower but didn't get a snap of it before I wrapped it up.
My daughter really likes it and wants one. Sorry Carmen, too small. Ha ha! Well if you can believe it, a couple of my friends want me to make some for their kids. I don't feel that experienced! Plus they offered to pay. Now I'm in a dilemma because I don't like to charge my friends. I have looked on several Etsy spots and they charge anywhere from $18 to $25. Why didn't I know how to do this when my own children were little? I remember...I had kids. ( no time!) Ha ha!
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8 comments:

Little Treasures said...

Hi Peggy!
Sorry I couldn't drop earlier - now I will have to catch up with your posts.
The hat is fabulous - this is the kind of hat kids would love to wear and it makes such a lovely gift!

Bonnie said...

This is so cute! I am so proud of you, you are really making some detailed stuff now! Awesome, awesome! Can you please come over and teach me!!

Grandma Bonnie said...

The hat is so cute. Great job. I am a new follower from the Wild weekend hop. Hope you stop by and follow if you like.

Randa @ The Bewitchin' Kitchen said...

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Lovely Light said...

Its adorable! Nice color choices. Did you follow a pattern or did you make it up yourself? I say sell them/give them a "discount". I'm kind of in the same spot with my beaded jewelry. I also do research on how much might charge. I plan to give things away as Christmas gifts too.

Mrs B said...

This hat is too stinkin' cute! I love most things "sock monkey" anyway, but this is just adorable. Makes me wish I could crochet/knit.

Newly following from the Wild Weekend Blog Hop. Love to have you stop on by and say hello!

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Jen @ Creating with the J's said...

This is cute!!! Love it! Thanks for sharing!

Rachel Gray said...

Too cute!! You are so talented!!