yarn bombing

"Yarn bombing" is a relatively new form of hypermediacy. Not only is this a form of abstract art, the bright colors draw attention to the shape of the tree trunk and display. This site has an awesome Collection of street art pieces


The story goes that 1000 blankets were expected at this yarnbombing event in Helsinki, Finland, but ended up with 7800 and used only about half the pile. After the yarnbombing event all the blankets were donated to the safe house movement.

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graffiti Knitting graffiti Brussels - Graffiti & Street Art I think that graffiti all over a room in the house would be beautiful.

Won't you ride my bicycle???

25 Amazing Yarn Bombs

This yarn-bombed bike is amazing! Yarn Bombed by Bombing Yarn Over Bend from Bend, Oregon. They named the bike “Lantern Rouge.” Found over at CycloCross Magazine (about bikes not crochet/knitting).

crochet covered tree

crochet covered tree > mind you, I would not use this on a fast-growing tree that thickens rapidly, as this art could last a good few years if mostly shaded by the tree itself, and made of a durable yarn

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Yarn Bombing: The Knit Graffiti Movement

Extreme makeover of Wall Street's Charging Bull by Agata Oleksiak (known as Olek). When it comes to knit graffiti, yarn bombing or urban knitting, NYC-based artist and crochet queen Agata Oleksiak has got it all sewn up!

Yarn Bombing

Magda Sayeg is a crochet artist who has gained a lot of attention for her knit and crochet yarnbombing work. Her work was featured in the Yarn Bombing crochet

Saltburn by the Sea: Guerrilla knitters stitch up Saltburn Pier!

Saltburn has once again been the target for some serious yarn bombing as the Guerrilla knitters have struck again - and how! If you strolled.