How-to Make Your Own Pink Sock Monkey

A couple years ago I did a series of posts detailing how I went about making a pair of pink sock monkeys to help cheer up two women who were battling breast cancer.

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That led to me making another pair of pink sock monkeys that were auctioned off to raise funds for a Texas-based breast cancer organization.

Since it’s still Breast Cancer Awareness Month, it seemed like a good time to revisit our Craft-a-Long from 2012.

If you don’t like pink, remember that you can make sock monkeys in other colors, too.

 

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About Paula Hendrickson

I'm a full-time freelance writer with an addiction to yarn, cooking and all kinds of crafty things. I come from a long line of creative and entrepreneurial types on both sides of the family, making creativity almost like competitive pursuit.

Posted on October 21, 2014, in breast cancer awareness, pink sock monkey, sock monkey hair, Sock Monkey wig, Sock Monkeys and tagged , , , . Bookmark the permalink. 3 Comments.

  1. Both sock monkeys were much loved. One has gone to sock monkey heaven with her owner. The other is thriving and an wonderful advocate for breast cancer awareness and support. Thanks for taking the time to make them with the love and care that you did. Many thanks!

  2. Paula Hendrickson

    Thanks for the bittersweet update. If they even brought one moment of cheer to their humans, then they succeeded at their job.

  3. Amen. That’s what it was all about until the day we can use the word CURED.

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