Knitted Death’s Head Hawk Moth By Max Alexander … It’s Stunning!

Knitted Death’s Head Hawk Moth By Max Alexander … It’s Stunning!

I love Max Alexander’s delicate knitting and have featured here gorgeous moths many times, inlcuding: Erasmia Pulchella, Blotched Emerald Moth, Madagascan Sunset Moth, Eyed Hawk Moth, Six Spot Burnet Moth, Pease Blossom Moth, Zaddachi’s Emperor Moth, African Cherry Spot Moth, Merveille du Jour Moth, Tatargina Picta Moth, Peach Blossom Moth … so many moths!

Check out her latest masterpiece, the Death’s Head Hawk Moth!

Death’s Head Hawk Moth – Knitted By Max Alexander

The attention to detail is amazing, right?

Death’s Head Hawk Moth – Knitted By Max Alexander

Here’s what the moth looks like in real-life:

Death’s Head Hawk Moth

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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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