Reply
 
Thread Tools Display Modes
Old 11-20-2011, 05:12 PM   #1
KnottyTinker
Ribbing the Cuff
 
Join Date: Feb 2011
Posts: 50
Thanks: 6
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
SOCK MONKEY HEAD COVER...
Greetings Everyone-A couple of years ago I knitted a sock monkey for my husband (I know, sounds weird, but stick with me) and it really does look like my husband, we named him Sid! Sid is balding and wears glasses, hum, looks strangely familiar...anyway, he's traveled all over the world with my husband we have wonderful photo's of Sid's adventures, even sitting in the pilot's seat in his way to NYC! My husband is a great golfer and I would love to make a sock monkey head cover for him for Christmas. Okay, so how do I do that? I tried searching the internet and all I found were companies who sell head covers. Thanks for your help! Kay
KnottyTinker is offline   Reply With Quote

 

This advertising will not be shown to registered members. Join our free online community today!

Old 11-20-2011, 05:38 PM   #2
salmonmac
Moderator
Mod Squad
 
Join Date: Dec 2010
Location: Maryland
Posts: 7,700
Thanks: 574
Thanked 3,115 Times in 2,828 Posts
I could only find companies selling them and conventional patterns on Ravelry. But from the pictures, it looks like you could knit the upper body of the sock monkey and leave it open so it can slip over a golf club.
I love the idea of Sid travelling all over the world with your husband!

Last edited by salmonmac : 11-20-2011 at 06:27 PM.
salmonmac is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 11-20-2011, 07:25 PM   #3
KnottyTinker
Ribbing the Cuff
 
Join Date: Feb 2011
Posts: 50
Thanks: 6
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
You just gave me an idea, maybe I could knit the head part using the pattern I have and somehow make the other part like I would when knitting the leg of a sock. Thank you for taking the time to respond and that you appreciate a cute sock monkey traveling with my husband! You clearly have a sense of humor. He (both Sid and my husband) gets so many positive responses when people see Sid sitting and waiting to board the plane and then once on-board there are actual conversations between passengers and Sid. Too funny!
KnottyTinker is offline   Reply With Quote
Reply


Currently Active Users Viewing This Thread: 1 (0 members and 1 guests)
 

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

vB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Forum Jump

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Knitting a golf club head cover - have a question Knittingbeginner55 How-to Questions 3 04-25-2010 11:47 AM
Pattern for something to cover head? wadcorbe Pattern Central 5 09-05-2009 09:54 AM
FO - Monkey Sock auburnchick What'cha Knittin'? 19 04-17-2008 03:29 PM
Sock Monkey katiebug081504 Pattern Central 1 04-12-2007 08:09 AM
Sock Monkey !!!! ChristineDoucet Pattern Central 1 11-10-2006 05:18 PM

All times are GMT -4. The time now is 10:43 PM.