You cannot go wrong with the classics, and nothing is more classic than sock monkeys.
Easy to make, and soft to the touch, who doesn't love a monkey? At left:
A few more awesome monkeys:
• Funky Monkey Fabric, $8.50/yard
• Make your own Sock Monkey Kit, $19.95
• Sock Monkey Placemats (reverse to chalk mats), $18.00
• Sock Monkey Crib Bedding, $402.00
• Funky Sock Monkey wipes (made of hemp fleece), $5.00
• Sock Monkey Art Portrait, $35.00
Share your own sock monkey love (and resources) in the comments!