O.K., this is not a sock, but I was inspired to make this dress from someone at one of my Yahoo Groups I belong to. The pattern for this dress can be found here:
I ended using scrap Wool-Ease yarn and I am not sure if it is suitable for a baby.
Anyway the stuffed tiger is from my childhood, so it is old and slightly fragile. I woud say that this tiger is about 30-40 years old.