i knew that it would come around to this, someday.
I bought one of Kim's lovely Hats for the Homeless hats, but asked her if she might be able to make me a Sock Monkey hat. And, of course, she did!:
She was worried about copyright/trademark infringement, and I said that I didn't think that it would be a problem and sed that i'd investigate.
Here is some of what I've come up with (I told Kim NOT to worry)
In addition to all the Halloween sock monkey costumes out there, as well as sock monkey slippers (yep i have a pair - the slip-on kind), and infant wear, I came across:
A sock monkey prom dress:
And this sock monkey bikini with matching...umbrella?
I covet all three things.
Here's the wikipedia page on sock monkeys.