Check Out This Amazing Yarn Bombed RAF Spitfire Replica … Crochet Meets Art Again!

Check Out This Amazing Yarn Bombed RAF Spitfire Replica … Crochet Meets Art Again!

Isn’t this amazing?

Photographed by children’s author, Mike Crook

Made by the Thirsk Yarnbombers, this “replica of a Spitfire that crashed at Topcliffe during the Second World War has been installed at Thirsk Hall as part of Thirsk Yarnbombers’ commemoration of the centenary of the creation of the RAF.”

Read more about it here.


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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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