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Olek’s “Time Bomb”

Olek’s statement on her latest piece, “I chose to crochet this piece to bring awareness to the state of the world’s oceans and promote the preservation of marine life. To reiterate Jason deCaires Taylor’s statement,…

She Knit a Wireframe!

This piece crosses over into so many areas of my life, it’s crazy! Knitting, web development, Lion Brand, hacking – so cool! Knit wireframe by Chiara Fox, photograph by Donna Spencer.

Pac-Man Yarn Bomb

Scott Pilgrim: Did you know that the original name for Pac-Man was Puck-Man? You’d think it was because he looks like a hockey puck but it actually comes from the Japanese phrase ‘Paku-Paku,’ which means…

granny square nail art – not a fail!

Jacki Gentry over at Adventures in Acetone was inspired to create the nail art you see below based on a granny square she spotted on Instagram. Here’s the granny square, made by RebeccaLikesNails: I would…

Creepy Scarecrow Skull tutorial

I know it’s the wrong time of year to be sharing this, but it’s too good not to … like RIGHT NOW!! Besides, if this project is going to get done in time for Halloween,…