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LED Yarnbomb Mash-Up

I had some fun yarn bombing this Esky SL75 LED solar power light for my backyard deck … a little bit of mambo did the trick, fun and fab! * I received a SL75 Color…

Tiny Embroidered Death Star

Well, there was a major round-up for #ForceFriday a couple weeks ago, but it was a long time ago and a galaxy far away since the last fiber-lovin’ Star Wars post. Let’s fix that! Enter…

Yoon Ji Seon’s Rag Face #43

Korean artist Yoon Ji Seon creates self-portraits by intricately stitching photographs with a sewing machine. She stitches over her face and particularly her mouth, often leaving only the eyes untouched … See the Rag Face…

The Call of Pikathulhu

I choose you, Pikathulhu! Pikathulhu Plush by Crafty Ridge – click through for the pattern. Knit Pikathulhu by PixieFace, based on Octopus pattern by Hansi Singh. Crocheted by Kutuleras via Etsy. “CTHULACHU” crocheted by Julie…

LED Lights, Camera, IKEA!

It seems lately that every where I go, knitters and crocheters are talking about this totally useful, handy and downright necessary IKEA utility cart. At least two people at my work have one … and…

“Makers Gonna Make”

Well ain’t that the truth! Hi, Jenny Brown made this to celebrate New Jersey’s first Maker’s Day earlier this year. Thanks for the submission Jenny!