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Lion from a monkey?? for Halos of Hope
Finished
March 17 2014
March 19 2014
Project info
Lion from a monkey?? for Halos of Hope
Zombie Sock Monkey Attacks Hat by Darleen Hopkins
Crochet
Halos of Hope
m/l
Hooks & yarn
5.0 mm (H)
Bernat Baby Cakes
Yellow
Red Heart Pomp-a-Doodle old
Notes

Making for Halos of Hope and Stitches South On Safari Collection for Atlanta area children’s hospitals.

Used the Zombie sock monkey pattern for large. My yarn/hook was smaller resulting in a smaller gauge so it should fit younger kids/tweens.

Followed pattern for hat with earflaps. Used double strand on the ears to make them bigger.

Mane was added after. I didn’t want to work the Pomp-A-Doodle with the other yarn as the cording between the pompoms isn’t that soft. I chained 2 in between each pompom then sewed the chain of puffs onto the hat. (used a ply from the hat yarn so it blended in). Added a couple dangle pompoms to the bottom of the earflaps. Looks like a lion, I hope the kids like it.

Pattern here: http://www.ravelry.com/patterns/library/zombie-sock-monke...

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100% Polyester
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50% Cotton, 50% Acrylic
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  • Project created: March 20, 2014
  • Updated: March 20, 2014