Sonya Philip put together a few pieces for the SINGLE FARE show that took place in NYC in 2010. The show featured small works made on used metrocards. How amazing is that?
Cute Tawashi – 105 Total Originally uploaded by This and That From Japan
“hand knit rug from strips of old tee shirts…” t-shirt rug Originally uploaded by theytoldmesew hand knit rug from strips of old tee shirts…
Yarn bombing – knitted tree Originally uploaded by thesnailgarden
Mr, bad earth!! Originally made and uploaded by muskten, who says (Google translated from Japanese), “He is detoxificationing! And He is sometimes broken. Natural disaster…….Even the earth cries.” Made for O-DA-I Craft
Gizmodo says: “He used anything from iPods to LAN cables, power boards and fabrics to create sculptures for his ‘MODE less CODE’ exhibition at the Nanzuka gallery in Shirokane, Tokyo.” Hat tip: Gizmodo
Nontrivial Pursuit Originally uploaded by victorvonsalza In theory: “Julie Lindellâ€™s proposed installation will resemble a giant knitting ball. The ball of yarn, made of sticks and found objects, will stand ten feet around. Pierced by…
From Lovelyish: How to Knit Your Own Tampons. You can read all the “most nauseating thing” and “just no” comments over at Lovelyish … I’m not grossed out as much as I am concerned and…
Created for the 2006 London Architecture Biennale. Using a 2-storey high scaffold as a starting point, a group of women knitted the outside walls out of garbage bags, old plastic bags, and rope. They had…
knitted cat Originally uploaded by handmade romance
Metallic Sea Flower Brooch Originally uploaded by arti.studio
Originally shared by maker Alison Friday.
so misunderstood… Originally made and uploaded by giolou What a great idea – I love it. Free pattern: http://mochimochiland.com/weblog/2009/06/free-pattern-weeeds/
100% recycled crochet plastic supermarket bags bottle wrap! Hundertwasser’s style recycle art Originally made and uploaded by lanaost
I LOVE my Swiffer but I really hate the waste it produces, so the idea of a re-usable cloth for it is really appealing – anything that makes cleaning a little more eco-friendly, I’m gonna…
This has got to be the most stunning piece I’ve encountered in a long time. The colours clinch it. Made by kelp! – thanks for adding this to the Knithacker Flickr pool.
Flickr resident “Palominos” had a tumour removed and this is what’s left, a knitted teratoma!! What’s a teratoma you ask? http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Teratoma p.s. She’s doing okay!
Courtesy of the multi-talented jessprkle. Check her out, her handspun is super-fun and totally original.
OrangeJuicy has a great tutorial for making handwarmers from a recycled sweater. Great idea and considering it’s snowing here today, I better make some of these… AND FAST! via Craft.
Superfluous yet fun! Found by Collin at Mochimochi blog… free pattern to boot. Next I want to see a knit toilet!
cosymakes knithacked this awesome helmet hat using recycled sweater wool.
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