Socks Appeal

Socks Appeal

16 Fun & Funky Friends Sewn From Socks

eBook - 2010
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Enjoy making whimsical stuffed animals using baby socks, knee socks, crew socks...any kinds of socks rock! Give your critter's face plenty of creative expression by embellishing with your favorite buttons and embroidery. Several projects are easy enough for children to make for their own toybox, but you'll want a bunch of these irresistible cuties for yourself, too!
Publisher: Lafayette, CA : C&T Pub., 2010.
ISBN: 9781607052074
1607052075
Characteristics: 1 online resource : col. ill.
Additional Contributors: OverDrive

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ashpanda25
Aug 15, 2011

I LOVE THIS BOOK! One of my hobbies is making sock monkeys and this book has lots of fun patterns to make other sock animals such as; cats, penguins, hamsters, fish, owls and even mermaids!! I can't wait for her next book 'Sockology'!!!

Library_Dragon Apr 11, 2011

There are some cute ideas here, but as for basic doll construction, this book is quite awful. Most of Maloney's creations rarely attempt to manipulate or change the basic shape of the sock itself, which leads to doll designs that rarely rise above thier origins. After all, cutting all the toes off one end of the sock, sewing it all up into a large rectangle, and then reattaching the toes to one side does not make a convincing fish.

Try "Stray Sock Sewing" by Dan Ta instead--you will learn a lot more and come to look at socks in a new way, as a material that can be deconstructed and reworked in interesting ways.

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May 02, 2013

Orange_Rabbit_40 thinks this title is suitable for All Ages

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