Fortunately, there are others who can create much cuter things than my long reams of fabric, and so here are some of my favorites dug up from the shops of etsy:
Don't they just make you want to pull out your old stuffed animals and cuddle with them again? I especially love that monkey in the middle row, by LaPetite2101... all of her creations are just adorable. But it's hard to pick a favorite among the group.
And, of course, being the Star Wars geek I am, I was thrilled to find that little set of Star Wars crochet characters by LucyRavenScar... so funny! I want them all right now. :)