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Yarn Bombing Los Angeles, the group that brought us the collaborative granny square art project at CAFAM, has a new project in the works that I’m planning to join in on and wanted to invite you to to do the same.

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10 Beautiful Photos of Yarn, a Pinterest Selection

by Kathryn on November 18, 2013 · 1 comment

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Continuing with my November monthly theme of sharing things I love from my Pinterest boards I thought I’d use today to highlight ten items from the 200+ I’ve pinned to my board of yarn eye candy.

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10 Fun Examples of Yarnbombing

by Kathryn on November 4, 2013 · 1 comment

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I was just taking a look at my yarnbombing Pinterest board and wanted to share some of the things I’ve pinned there with you here today. Enjoy!

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Alternative Material Yarn Balls As Art

by Kathryn on August 14, 2013 · 2 comments

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Alternative materials like newspaper can be turned into yarn balls and those yarn balls are art in and of themselves.


Post image for De-Stash Your Yarn With a Donation to Male Crochet Artist

I’ve mentioned in passing that he accepts yarn donations but I’ve never discussed it in detail and now is a great time because the artist is in need of donations for a big upcoming project that he’s doing as part of his artist residency that starts in August.

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The Knit the City yarnbombers completed their biggest every yarnbombing recently, spreading springtime-inspired guerilla knit and crochet creations all over Brixton.

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Each yarn behaves a little bit differently. There is an opportunity via Etsy to sample different types of breeds in small batches of yarn to get a sense of the different options available.