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Knitted Aladdin Sane portrait by Lisa Bentman

Lisa Bentman’s hand-knitted portrait of David Bowie as Aladdin Sane: via Simply Knitting, “Lisa knitted it in five separate panels. Once finished, they were sewn together and mounted onto a box canvas, and she then…

“Insectomanie” by Catherine Rosselle

Perfect for Friday the 13th! Muah ha ha … Catherine plays with the tension between unpleasant and beautiful, i.e. as a viewer, you’re simultaneously attracted and repulsed by the bugs she’s created. See the rest…

big knit clutch

I absolutely love this clutch – looks like rubber, right? Anyone know it’s origins?

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”.

Lady Rainicorn Scarf by PurlButtons

This amazing Lady Rainicorn Scarf was submitted recently by PurlButtons. It’s modeled after the Adventure Time character of the same name on Cartoon Network.

Cecilia Espinoza’s Crochet Chromosome 7

Submitted by Cecilia Espinoza who says, “hello, my name is Cecilia Espinoza, from Chile. I started with crochet doing amigurumi a year ago, and after getting the hang of it, decided to crochet a present…

Redback Spider Puppet Spotted By Kim Tairi

The redback is one of the few spiders that exhibit sexual cannibalism while mating. The sperm is then stored in the female reproductive tract, and can be used up to two years later! She’s a…

Would a Giraffe Wear a Knitted Sweater?

Present (for a Giraffe) “… they knew that the giraffe would never accept the sweater or wear it” Mai Yamashita + Naoto Kobayashi Source: http://www.yamashita-kobayashi.com/works/present-for-giraffe.html Hat tip: ColoridoEcletico