All Hail the Queen of Purl – Ellie Jarvis Knit This Marvelous Life Size Queen Elizabeth II!

All Hail the Queen of Purl – Ellie Jarvis Knit This Marvelous Life Size Queen Elizabeth II!

The longest-reigning monarch in British history now has her own knitted (and crocheted) doppelganger!

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Made by Ellie Jarvis, the knitted and crocheted version of the Queen was revealed on the balcony of a small inn located in the North Devon fishing village of Clovelly. The unveiling coincided with the Queen’s 90th birthday celebrations.

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Read more about it in the North Devon Journal.

Follow Ellie Jarvis on Twitter: @ellieinclovelly





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Danielle Holke is a long-time knitter, first taught by her beloved grandmother as a young girl growing up in Canada. In 2008 she launched KnitHacker, a lively blog and knitting community which has since grown to be a popular presence in contemporary knitting culture, reaching more than a million readers each year. As a marketing professional, Danielle advises and works with a motley squad of artists, yarn bombers, film makers, pattern designers, yarn companies and more. Learn more about her latest book, Knits & Pieces: A Knitting Miscellany.

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