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Yarn Bombing

It's Been One Year Since Banksy Took Over NYC, Let's Review

Jaime Rojo & Steven Harrington | Posted 12.01.2014 | Arts
Jaime Rojo & Steven Harrington

To commemorate Banksy's very successful offering to the city and the excitement that ensued with its inhabitants we decided to put together a series of messages left out for him on walls, doors, trucks and fences.

Spring Wrap Up

EllynAnne Geisel | Posted 05.05.2014 | Denver
EllynAnne Geisel

We were biking on a Denver trail and there it was, a tree wearing a colorful, crocheted trunk wrap. The dressing was something unexpected and exciting, and we pedaled on with a new energy. I didn't realize what we'd come upon is an artistic movement called yarn bombing.

LOOK: A New Yarn Bombing Artist Hits NYC

Posted 09.05.2013 | Arts

If you're looking for another reason to drool over the graffiti art trend that is "yarn bombing," we may have an Instagram account for you. A Brook...

PHOTOS: Yarn-Bombing Bed-Stuy

DNAinfo | Posted 11.04.2013 | New York

BEDFORD-STUYVESANT -- A young clothing designer is tagging the streets of Bed-Stuy with a very different style of graffiti. Bed-Stuy resident Londo...

This Is What The Andy Warhol Bridge Looks Like Now...

Posted 08.12.2013 | Arts

Last weekend Pittsburgh's Andy Warhol Bridge was transformed into the United States' biggest -- and probably most colorful -- example of yarn-bombing....

This Will Be The Biggest Yarn-Bombing In The U.S.

The Huffington Post | Katherine Brooks | Posted 08.15.2013 | Arts

The Andy Warhol Bridge is receiving a knitted makeover courtesy of a community group in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania this weekend. Pegged as the largest y...

Yarn Artist Returns To Poland With Huge Technicolor Train

Posted 08.05.2013 | Arts

The Polish-born artist and yarn master extraordinaire, Olek, has returned to her motherland for a pretty impressive technicolor public art project. Ov...

This Museum Gets YARN BOMBED

Posted 06.03.2013 | Arts

The Craft and Folk Art Museum received a colorful makeover courtesy of a knit graffiti collective known as Yarn Bombing Los Angeles. The guerrilla art...

Einstein Gets Yarn-Bombed

Posted 07.31.2012 | Arts

How do we know that yarn-bombing artist Olek has arrived in Washington, D.C. for her exhibit at the Smithsonian Museum? Because a 12-foot statue of Al...

PHOTOS: Logan Square Street Gets 'Yarn Bombed'

The Huffington Post | Joe Erbentraut | Posted 07.17.2012 | Chicago

A street in the heart of Chicago's Logan Square neighborhood has gotten a colorful makeover thanks to a recent yarn bombing. The 2600 block of Nort...

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Mystery Man 'Yarn Bombing' City Must Be Stopped Officials Say

HuffingtonPost.com | David Moye | Posted 04.26.2012 | Weird News

A public art controversy is blooming in San Diego thanks to a mysterious man who has turned 100 stop signs into flowers using yarn and wire. Back i...

SF Band Crates Amazing Yarnbombing Music Vid

Aaron Sankin | Posted 12.09.2011 | San Francisco

In retrospect, yarn bombing is such a brilliant concept for a music video it's shocking no one has used it before. Inspired by the guerrilla art/gr...

Artist Unveils Entirely Knitted Hotel Room (PHOTOS)

The Huffington Post | Tara Kelly | Posted 11.30.2011 | Travel

At the Hotel Pelirocco in the English seaside town of Brighton, guests can cozy up in an entirely knitted room. Dubbed "Do Knit Disturb", the sing...

VIDEO: Getting Knitty With It In LA

Posted 07.19.2011 | Los Angeles

The NY Times just published a report on "yarn bombing," or "grandma graffiti," a type of graffiti that involves knitting or crocheting clothes, cozies...