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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,…

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…

taxodium distichum aka baldcypress

Made and shared by Bromeleighad who notes the materials for this piece, “yarn dyed with baldcypress leaves, baldcypress bark, decaying wood”. Catch Bromeleighad’s work at Momentum Tulsa which opens on October 12th (this week, eeek!…

Post-Top Garden (Bag)

Shared via our Ravelry group by bizzielizzie who says, “I found this post-top garden in the grounds of the Falkland estate in Fife, Scotland. Take a camera when you go out walking, and look for…

“swiftie” for your swiffer

I have a pair of these for my swiffer but they don’t have the buttons or flaps, they’re just slip-ons. These ones are brilliant. Brilliant! Made by Michelle Akin.