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Category: bodyhack

lungs

Made by Christine Domanic who says, “these lungs are made up of thousands of crocheted circles”. Hat tip: Susan Kruse of Welcome to my brain.

Boob-o-hedron

Made and shared by Nancy November who says, “Celestial Dodecahedron, made with a few design alterations for my brother.”

winter heart by donald smith

This is the first knithack I’ve come across that I feel cries out for a soundtrack. I’d pair “winter heart” with the Bjork album, Vespertine. What do you think? Shared by Crooked Sister aka Lauren…

snotty cross-stitch

CLOSE YOUR EYES IF KID SNOT GROSSES YOU OUT! This could very well be the first documented case of cross-stitched snot ever. Thank you for being part of this great moment in history. Art mimicking…

knitted thyroid by Ben Cuevas

Ben says: “Here’s another chakra/anatomy piece that will be incorporated into the hospital room installation, as part of my upcoming exhibition at Canal Gallery in Holyoke, MA (which will be up May 2-13, 2010). This…

Acrylic Art Guards by Agata Olek

Says Agata: “I think crochet, the way I create it, is a metaphor for the complexity and interconnectedness of our body and its systems and psychology. The connections are stronger as one fabric as opposed…

Vagina Dentata Tea Cosy

If you suffer from castration anxiety, this wild tea cosy is not for you. Vagina Dentata Originally made and uploaded by grrl+dog

Odd Gloves – “Peggy” created by Freddie Robins

Freddie says: “I find knitting to be a powerful medium for self-expression and communication because of the cultural preconceptions surrounding it. My work subverts these preconceptions and disrupts the notion of the medium being passive…