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Yarn bombing the world

Ok, you crazy needle wielders out there!  For those of you who don’t know what yarnbombing is, here is the definition: Yarn bombing, yarnbombing, yarn storming, guerrilla knitting, kniffiti, urban knitting or graffiti knitting is a type of graffiti or street art that employs colorful displays of knitted or crocheted yarn or fiber rather than paint or chalk.   317 more words


Bicyclical Semiramisian

Quisquilia: Lib. nov. is to be found here.

The so-called Hanging Gardens have plants above ground, and are cultivated in the air, with the roots of the trees above the tilled earth, forming a roof. 78 more words


Geneva notes - Dressing up the neighbourhood

Paquis is my neighbourhood. Aside from a brief flirtation in Ferney, it is the only Geneva I have ever known. And it gets mixed reviews. It is the red light district, there is a bustling trade in narcotics, it’s where the drunks come to chill etc. 157 more words


More urban knitting

Dear readers,

I hope you like these photographs. Unfortunatly, these amazing artworks that hanged in front of the Bürgerhaus Deutz, in Cologne, have been stolen last week, just like many others. 26 more words