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Yarn Bombing
November 7, 2011, 7:36 am
Filed under: Inspiration

I’m in the midst of a big knitting project in my sparetime at the moment so I’m just going nuts for everything knitted. That’s why I’m a HUGE fan of yarn bombing, street art done in yarn. How can this not put a smile on your face? Unfortunately I don’t know who did these (except for the motorcycle done by Kate Corbin) as I guess it’s kinda like graffiti. But Google the term and a world of colour and yarn will greet you!

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Hi Inspiration ! The first picture of yarnbombing is by Suzanne Tidwell. The second picture of the three bike rack loops is by me ! Streetcolor and I thank you for the nice picture credit at the bottom . The big tree in the middle is Knitta Please -i think Thanks !

Comment by streetcolor

Thank you so much for your comment! I really wanna pay tribute to the right people :-) Keep going! It’s looking great!

Comment by myanimalfarm

Remember when I saw an entire bike knitted over in NY. Now I see little knitted pieces everywhere. In Boston there were little chiles knitted on a sign. They make me so happy when I see them.

Comment by seainspanish

I just found out about yarn bombing too! It looks like a lot of fun.

Comment by whollykao

Oh I LOVE this! It reminds me of my friend Melanie Porter who knits furniture. LOVE the tree!!

Comment by Nina Duncan

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