I used a latch hook to craft the fluffy body with the yellow, pink, and white portions of the yarn. (If you've ever made a hooked rug before, doing it on a sweater is quite an interesting new experience!) Then I embroidered the face and legs with the blue portions of the same yarn and a tapestry needle.
It was hours of tedious labor, but I'm glad that I was able to repurpose one of my many depressingly plain sweaters into something fun and unique!
Here's what it looked like before ...
And if you're interested, check out the full tutorial on my blog!