Friday, January 20, 2012

Sock Snowman

After we did our Sock Snowman workshop at Two Scrapbook Friends, I just couldn't resist making some for myself. The add-on sketch at Sketch Support is this adorable snowman so I figured my sock snowmen would be perfect.

Here is the sketch:

addon(JAN)photo 2012
I created 3 snowmen......a set. I was just having so much fun, I couldn't stop.


I played around with their hats a bit. I wanted to create more of a toque look (kinda like my kids used to wear when they were younger). I tied a piece of twine close to the top and then I cut slits into the toe of the sock. It naturally curled and did exactly what I wanted it to do.


I used different buttons to embellish their hats.


I added some tiny buttons to the ends of the twine on this one (sorry the photo is a bit blurry.....the lighting was not that great).


I used some big brads for the eyes. My glue gun got a work out when I made these.


Be sure to visit Sketch Support and see all the great snowman projects. Now that we have some snow, you can put them to good use.



  1. So cute! What a wonderfully warm winter gift! Great take on the sketch!

  2. OMG I so want one too....These are adorable Carolyn!!
    TFS and happy friday :)

  3. Love your sock snowmen, The heart buttons look so cute on them.

  4. So cute! Gonna spill on how to make?

  5. They are additive, aren't they? I just love what you did with the hats.

  6. So cuddables! Love brown and pink! Brilliant idea to use brads for eyes!

  7. I love them!!! You must be from Canada. My hubby calls it a chook. Had never heard of that before. He gma was French Canadian and that is where he learned it.

  8. What a cute little family of snowmen! I love them!
    Joanne xo

  9. Oh my gosh! This is just adorable!!!!!

  10. Oh my gosh sweetie how sweet! ;) Hugs x

  11. Your sock snowmen are so cute. You are so talented to be able to see a snowman in a sock...I would never have even imagined it.