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knob cozy to combat nickel allergy

Made and shared by gardngrl who says, “I have a nickel allergy. A bad one. And all of the fixtures in my apartment are brushed nickel. So I’m on a mission to cover each of…

The Gun Store 2011

Installation by Monte A. Smith aka SenorMysterioso. See the full flickr set: The Gun Store

Knitted Bus Stop Seat Cosy

Sent in by Gnomee who says, these were “placed at Elephant and Castle Bus Stop in SE1 London lasted approx 3 days before removed by Transport for London”.

My Pom-Pom for the 1000 Pom-Pom Project

Natalie Jones sent 1000 Pom Pom kits around the world and is currently collecting photos and data for her project called, aptly, “The Pom-Pom Project”. Kudos to her for a) her awesome, super-amazingly designed kits,…

The Vegan Voyeur: A Crochet Tofu In Disguise

… he’s watching you… not eat meat … This diorama was made by Nanae Ito, who says: “My hack utilizes the soft material of yarn and the cozy craft of crochet to create a diorama…

corset knithacked with recycled wire from old TV’s

Made and shared by Alison Bailey Smith aka abscraft, who says this was made with “tops of films cannisters and metal washers from televisions with recycled wire from old TV’s circa 1989/1990”. Photo by Peter…

There’s a monster on my meter!

This knit meter “cozy” was made for the Columbia SC “Change for Change” event, December 2010. For knitterly details: Visit the designer:

Spotted: scarf bomb at MIT

via V Crosson: “This appeared on a new sculpture on MIT’s campus this week (possibly for finals?) Kudos to whoever knitted this monster; it’s gotta be forty feet long, and is wholly made of t-shirt…