There are a few different sock monkey instructions books available.
They give you great directions on how to craft your red heel socks or whatever sock you're cutting up, into lovable sock monkeys and other sock animals.
The Fox River 1992 Edition sock monkey pattern book was the updated edition of the Classic Sock Monkey Pattern Book. The 1992 edition has:
Fox River has since produced another edition, the 2010 book has instructions for sock monkeys, sock dolls, puppets, clothing and other things as well.
So, which is the best sock monkey pattern book? Well, which ever one grabs your interest. Any book will do the trick. If you want some books to inspire some crazy, wacky creatures the selection below is a good start.
Stray Sock Sewing is a book for making one-of-a-kind creatures from socks. It shows you how to turn your stray socks into adorable dolls!
Stupid Sock Creatures: For making quirky, lovable figures from cast-off socks giving you weird, wacky, and outrageous sock creatures to love.
Make Your Own Stupid Sock Creatures has all the basic how-to's and illustrated instructions.
Sockology by Brenna Maloney has sock sheep, bears, aliens and more. 16 wonderful fun ideas to be exact.
Sock Doll Workshop is full of 30 delightful dolls and clothes to create.
Adorable Sock Dolls to Make & Love has basic instructions on how to choose socks, cut, sew, stuff, and sculpt sock dolls, angels, Santa and a snowman. Learn how to attach eyes, noses, and mouths, and paint a blush on the cheeks. Craft sock animals like a moose, bear, giraffe or cow.