Sock Octopus


I saw these cute little guys in a magazine and they looked so easy to make.  I figured the kids would enjoy them, or they would make a cute gift for a small child.  I never did see exactly what they wanted you to use to make it, but this is what I did.


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Socks (I got  2 pair at the Dollar Store)

Hot Glue Gun


Googly eyes

Ribbon or rubber band


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Stuff the sock with a good sized amount of batting.

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Tie off with some ribbon or maybe even use a rubber band.

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Then clip the bottom of the sock into 8 strips, for the tentacles.  Glue on some googly eyes, and any other embellishments you would like to add.

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