I am not sure how much of it is actually knit... But, jeez I wish You Knit What was still around, I am sure punk rock knitter and knittykitty would have some choice words.
A sock monkey dress, from Hazel and Melvin's Room!
Read the newsstory (and see the designer's sock monkey evening gown) here. If you watch the video, you can hear about her plans for a bikini.
I think if I were to design a wearable based on my nostalgic youth, I would probably have to go with a lincoln log purse. Or possibly a boggle necklace.