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1 hr ago | Hyperallergic

A Crocheted Phantasmagoria on the Hudson

Orpheus and the "Vermilion Poppy Goddess" in Mandy Greer's "The Ecstatic Moment" at the Hudson River Museum YONKERS, New York - Blood falls over a compass rose circled slowly by turkey vultures, while in another room a pelican goddess spits out the Milky Way in a celestial swirl of beads and shredded fabric.


Related Topix: Life, Hobbies, Yonkers, NY, Photography, Arts

1 hr ago |

Fun and easy to make Halloween trick or treat bags

Halloween treat bags come in many shapes and sizes to hold small and large amounts of candy during trick or treat.


Related Topix: Life, Holidays, Halloween, Hobbies

11 hrs ago |

Beyond the Rack's winter accessories preview

Beyond the Rack's winter accessories preview has the latest looks and newest styles for 2014.


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Mon Sep 01, 2014

Free crochet pattern: Chelsea knotted ear warmer

There are many versions of the knotted ear warmer to crochet , but I wanted something a bit different.


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Sun Aug 31, 2014

Toledo Blade

Rugs hang as works of art

Floor covering muffles sound, stifles cold air, cushions the foot. It withstands heavy traffic, and muddy paws, sets off furniture, complements walls.


Related Topix: Archbold, OH, Life, Hobbies, Crafts, Knitting

Sat Aug 30, 2014

Leinster Express


Fisherstown cycle starts at the Fisherman's Inn, Ballybrittas on Sunday, August 31 in aid of Emo/Rath Senior Citizens.


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Natural Fiber Fair returns next weekend

Fiber artist Carin Engen is pictured at her booth at last year's Natural Fiber Fair.


Related Topix: Life, Hobbies, Knitting

Wise County Messenger Online

Prison inmates make baskets for Wise Choices

Every Friday from 1 to 5 p.m., some of the Bridgeport Women's Pre-Parole Facility inmates get together to knit, crochet and sew - but not for themselves.


Related Topix: Prison, Life, Bridgeport, TX

Staffordshire Newsletter

All aboard the Wool Boat for a floating shopping experience in Stone

A CANAL BOAT with a woolly difference has moored at Stone this weekend to offer a shopping treat to knitters and crocheters.


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The Harbor Times Soup

Rose fiber works at ...arhus

A...arhus Gallery, 50 Main St., will have Julie H. Rose of Belfast as its guest artist for the month of September.


Related Topix: Belfast, ME, Life, Hobbies, Knitting

Fri Aug 29, 2014


SB Yarn Blaster Babes

Is it a bird? Is it a plane? Has Spiderman gone psychedelic? Or maybe it's just the Yarn Blaster Babes having fun and being creative.


Related Topix: Life, Santa Barbara County, CA

Sys-Con Media Debuts iOS Crafting App and Launches Courses in 8 Categories

Designed for Curious' craftiest learners, this customized app provides the perfect solution for anyone looking for the best way to learn skills such as how to knit, weave, crochet, bead, sew, scrapbook, begin woodworking, jewelry making or flower arranging.


Related Topix: Life, Hobbies, Scrapbooking

Thu Aug 28, 2014

Detroit News

Trendy yarn craft replaces knitting needles with arms

Lynette Halalay grew up spending summer months in St. Louis with her aunt, who taught her what she calls the 'gentle arts' - sewing, embroidery, crocheting and knitting.


Related Topix: Life, Hobbies, Knitting, Crafts, Sewing, Embroidery, Grosse Pointe Park, MI

Sys-Con Media

Spelman College Museum 'Brides of Anansi' Explores the...

Anansi, the Ghanaian folk hero and spider-man who is the central character in countless West African and Caribbean fables, proves an influential muse for the eight Black women artists who comprise the Spelman College Museum of Fine Art exhibition Brides of Anansi: Fiber and Contemporary Art .


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The art of - yarn bombing'

In March 2011 the Durham-based Off the Hook Crochet Guild "yarn bombed" Major the Bull, the sculpture in CCB Plaza downtown.


Related Topix: Durham, NC, Life, Hobbies, Knitting, Libraries, Durham County, NC, Raleigh, NC

Wed Aug 27, 2014

Yorkton This Week & Enterprise

Changing few of producing safe food

Have you ever looked back a few years and wondered just what happened? It struck me recently as I ate a slab of pie at a small little caf in Roblin, MB.


Related Topix: Life, Hobbies, Fruits, Food, Vegetables, Home Gardening, Home


1st Cavalry Major Spends Lunch Breaks Crocheting Blankets for Kids in Need

Soldiers' service to their community doesn't stop at the battlefield. And for one major on Fort Hood, even her lunch breaks are devoted to making people's lives better.


Related Topix: Life, Hobbies, Fort Hood, TX, Killeen, TX, Temple, TX, Bell County, TX

Tue Aug 26, 2014


Back to School: The 70s vs. Today

Get everyone a new pair of corduroys and a striped tee shirt. Buy the boys a pair of dungarees and the girls a pair of culottes.


Related Topix: Family, Kids, Life, Hobbies, Labor Day, Holidays, Food, Bread, Baked Goods

Click for Babies: Make no mistake, purple hats save lives

Northwest Wools works hard to educate its customers about the PURPLE crying campaign.


Related Topix: Portland, OR, Life

Mon Aug 25, 2014

Knit and crochet beards and hats for fun and for costumes

Free crochet and knit beard patterns are a great way to spruce up your costume ideas for Halloween and parties.


Related Topix: Life, Hobbies, Holidays, Halloween