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Category: geekhack

She Knit a Wireframe!

This piece crosses over into so many areas of my life, it’s crazy! Knitting, web development, Lion Brand, hacking – so cool! Knit wireframe by Chiara Fox, photograph by Donna Spencer.

Pac-Man Yarn Bomb

Scott Pilgrim: Did you know that the original name for Pac-Man was Puck-Man? You’d think it was because he looks like a hockey puck but it actually comes from the Japanese phrase ‘Paku-Paku,’ which means…

Laura Mason’s fantastic embroidered clocks

Persinette – Embroidered Linen Folk Wall Clock: The illustration for this clock was inspired by the fairytale Persinette by Charlotte-Rose de Caumont de la Force, originally published in 1698, and later adapted by the Grimm…

Uncle Mustache the Anatomy Doll

Made by Heather Jean Skalwold who says, “Uncle Mustache was my first attempt at embroidery. I’d say it was a success! I made this doll for my young nephew, Griffin, for Christmas 2012, to help…

glitchKnit

Amazing things happen when you hack a “Brother KH-970” knitting machine. Knitting Machine Hack and Glitch Knit from Duke Nukeme on Vimeo. This: becomes this: Follow glitchKnit.

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!…

Look at this BADASS bike!

This awesomeness was made and shared by Tina Häkelwahn (Follow her on twitter: @Death_byglitter). Love the skully detail! Thanks Tina, your bike frickin’ kicks ass!