This Mom Knit A Life-Sized Replacement Son When He Got Too Cool For Hugs

It Looks Surprisingly Lifelike

the knitted kid posed on a skateboard
Photo Credit: Instagram / @mariekevoorsluijs
Photo Credit: Instagram / @mariekevoorsluijs

Marieke Voorsluijs is a professional knitter for the shop Club Geluk, so making the life-sized son was a challenge, but not one she wasn’t ready for. She made sure that the knitted son had all the things her real son loved, like his skateboard and headphones.