I don’t know which is more awesome here … the enormous fortune cookie fortune or the accompanying yarnbomb! Photo by Kristin Shears via Instagram.
Olek writes from St. Petersburg, Russia, “I am here to support the rights of all people, our freedom to be whoever we want to be, who we truly are, to love whomever we choose, and…
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…
Bwah ha ha!! First up, #squidtree, the latest yarnbomb from @TheDapperToad (Jill Watt) and @KnitsForLife (Lorna Watt). Read all about it over at knitsforlife.com! BUT WAIT! There’s more good squidness to come! Hiné Mizushima, another…
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…
Photo via Chelsye Garrett who says, “you can’t even see all of it in one picture. It’s a big damn yarn bomb.” The yarn-bomb has been installed for “Fountain Fest,” a fund-raiser for the center’s…
Made and shared by Marcy Kraft AKA Crochet Grenade.
See more of Tracy’s amazing pieces: http://brutal-knitting.tumblr.com/
I absolutely love this clutch – looks like rubber, right? Anyone know it’s origins?
Hat tip: Apartment Therapy.
There’s a nice Hundertwasser feel to this piece. I really dig it. Made by Rachel of Flower Moon.
I think it looks great, thanks for the submission Donatella!! Read all about the making of this rug here and Donatella’s instructions for making giant knitting needles here.
Photographs via Olek’s Instagram: oleknyc
Elephants in London and now a mystery project in Poland! Go Olek!
Made by Lorna and Jill Watt of (@KnitsforLife), and Marcy of @CrochetGrenade. Read more about it!
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”.
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.
One of my favourite creators on the planet, Hiné Mizushima, says: “Watch They Might Be Giants’ new video “Insect Hospital+” created by me, made w/ 6 short songs from their fantastic new album Nanobots!” http://youtu.be/YYiIcETO2A4
I love this, a true knithack … Made by Peter Bristol.
Visit Twilight Taggers for more great yarn bombs!
“Comfort is a pleasing and emotional reaction to the stimulus of our senses.” via Amaya Gutierrez.
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…
At the Woodinville Library, WA — photo via Amber Estrella.
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…
Dropped downtown in San Mateo, CA, circa 2013. Shared by Lorna Watt of KnitsForLife. Here’s her Etsy shop too!
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