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Jim Henson statue yarn bomb to promote #GISHWHES

Statue of Jim Henson and Kermit the Frog from The Muppets @ College Park MD. Via Nikki Smalls who says, “Yarnbombing my favorite historic figure for #GISHWHES” — GISHWHES is an acronym for “Greatest International…

Knitting as local communication in Essen, Germany.

Submitted by Mythagorie who explains, “this artproject takes place in Essen, Germany. It is about using urban knitting for experimenting with a way of local communication. People can create a message for friends and combine…

Knithacked Wrist Sensors!

Amazing! Made with resistive yarn to detect movement and angles of the wrist. Read all about it over at How To Get What You Want (there’s even a video!). Hat tip to Make.

Octopus vs. Squid

I’m putting my money on Octopus so watch out you Squid-lovers! Made and shared by none other than Hiné Mizushima.

Take it easy.

Submitted by Gnomee who says this piece was, “placed at Elephant and Castle Bus Stop in SE1 London lasted approx 3 days before removed by Transport for London”.