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Archive for June 5th, 2008


Knitting Is the New Black

June 5th, 2008

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I love this phrase, which I’m quoting from an article in TheStar.com by reporter Rita Zekas referring to how knitting has become a basic part of life, especially now that Julia Roberts will be producing and starring in the movie adaptation of the best-selling Friday Night Knitting Club.


Knit Flowers Supersized

June 5th, 2008

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Sure there are a lot of knit and crochet flowers, but probably very few that are anatomically correct models like Tatyana Yanishevsky’s amazing creations. Part sculpture and part science model, her flowers have been featured at children’s museums, galleries, and more.