As you know from last weeks post, I had to redo the mouth of the Sock Monkey Hat, and the top of his head (I've decided the Sock Monkey Hat is male. If you have a problem with that, deal).
Well, I had just finished with all the knitting, even the ears, when I realized I had a problem. I had no black buttons for the eyes and nose. I have plenty of buttons, mind you, just no black matching ones. My solution? Paint.
I unattached the ears, eyes, and nose, moved the ears to the side, got rid of the nose, and used the nose buttons for the eyes and finally...
I packaged it up, sent it to my brother, and got a text from him today to say that he loves it. Expect that its too big.
I give up.