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Happy World Lion Day!

This stunning wall hanging by fibre-artist Suzann Thompson is featured on the Lion Brand blog today. In Portland? See it live at the Quilt!Knit!Stitch! show August 13-15. Read all about “Mama Lion” at blog.lionbrand.com Disclosure:…

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,…

Big results require big ambitions!

Will Grimm sent in this great photo with the caption, “Broom Handle Knitting!!” He says, here you see “sharpened dowel rods a little thicker than a broom handle used as needles. For yarn I used…

Sinje Ollen Brings Furniture Back To Life

Love it! “New York-based textile artisan Sinje Ollen’s Clothing for Furniture brings new life to dusty and damaged furnishings by covering up holes, stains and other blemishes. Ollen’s colorful removable covers are made from hand-knit…