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Monthly Archives: October 2013

RoxyCraft’s rainbow unicorn

Sara: Tegan just recently discovered that unicorns don’t exist. Tegan: I just thought they were extinct. This one’s for you Tegan: Made by RoxyCraft, spotted on Craftster. Unicorn thoughts by Tegan and Sara.

glitchKnit

Amazing things happen when you hack a “Brother KH-970” knitting machine. Knitting Machine Hack and Glitch Knit from Duke Nukeme on Vimeo. This: becomes this: Follow glitchKnit.

mighty mittens for gnomads

Enjoy some roasted toadstools and a glass of dandelion wine while wearing these dandies, designed by SpillyJane. The pattern is available for purchase from the KnitPicks site.

Nina’s cockatoo scarf

Nina’s Etsy shop is closed for a holiday as of this post, but you can still check out some of the interesting knithacks she’s sold. I quite like this fish key ring myself. Hat tip…

letter tile coasters!

No doubt many of us are now panicking about holiday gift knitting … “it’ll be different next year, I swear” … um, right. So to save you from the chronic procrastination (and when I say…

taxodium distichum aka baldcypress

Made and shared by Bromeleighad who notes the materials for this piece, “yarn dyed with baldcypress leaves, baldcypress bark, decaying wood”. Catch Bromeleighad’s work at Momentum Tulsa which opens on October 12th (this week, eeek!…

I ♥ Jesse Pinkman

My sweet husband Collin Douma walked by London Kaye‘s “Breaking Bad” yarnbomb earlier today and he snapped this pic for me: Gothamist posted about the piece earlier this week.

knitted breast prostheses

Earlier today I read an article about an Arkansas-based group called “Bosom Buddies” (one of many similar groups) who knit breast prostheses for women who have had mastectomies. “We found a real need for the…