Make Your Own Adorable DIY Monster Sock Puppet

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Adorable DIY Monster Sock Puppet

How cute is this little guy?

My little kindergartener was looking over my shoulder as I added the photos to this article, and she was oohing and aahing all over the pictures of this not so scary monster. In her words, “he’s even cuter than Kermit”.

High praise indeed 🙂

If you’re looking for more monster crafts, check out this Trollhunters DIY Sword and Armour.

Even better, he’s easy to make out of things that you probably have around your home already, or that you can pick up for a song at your local dollar store.

How to Make a Monster Sock Puppet

Here’s how to make your own adorable DIY monster sock puppet.

Adorable DIY Monster Sock Puppet Cutie

What you’ll need

Adorable DIY Monster Sock Puppet Supplies

1 pair of fuzzy socks
Hot glue gun and glue sticks
Googly eyes
Pom Pom balls
Felt
Cardboard

How to make a monster puppet

Cut cardboard circle that will fit in your sock for the mouth and fold in half.

Trace the circle twice onto your piece of felt, cut out, and glue to both sides of the cardboard.

Adorable DIY Monster Sock Puppet in Process Gluing

Cut the toe off the end of your sock, roll the edges around the felt covered cardboard, and hot glue in place to make your mouth.

Adorable DIY Sock Monster Puppet How to Make the Mouth

Hot glue googly eyes to 2 pom pom balls and glue above mouth for eyes.

Adorable DIY Sock Monster Puppet Gluing Eyes


For back spines, cut two long strips of felt and hot glue half of it together, leaving two flaps.

Adorable DIY Monster Sock Puppet Green Felt


Separate flaps and hot glue to back of the sock.

Adorable DIY Monster Sock Puppet Gluing Back


Decorate as you desire, we added extra pom pom balls and a felt bow tie.

Here’s what he looks like from the back.

Adorable DIY Sock Puppet From The Back

Here’s what he looks like from the side.

Adorable DIY Monster Sock Puppet

And here’s the finished front view.

Adorable DIY Sock Puppet

And there you have it, an adorable, and easy to make DIY sock puppet.

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2 comments

Inspiring Kitchen August 7, 2014 - 6:47 pm

So cute! what a fun project to do with and for the kids.

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Tricia Wehner August 8, 2014 - 6:03 am

omigoodness! too friggin’ cute! and it looks so easy to make !

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