how to sew sock monkey - go to this site and the wonderful lady gives full tutorial for this and loads of other crafts. I have this friend who loves sock monkeys.
Ravelry: Ladies Sock Monkey Slippers pattern by Jo-Anne Wilkes-Baker. I want to make baby sized slippers like these
Sock Monkey Baby Booties Knitting Pattern - this isn't crochet, and I don't know how to knit, but too cute not to pin!