Feeling chilly? It went from summer to winter overnight in Vancouver. Out come the sweaters and the long, lingering memories of summer:
In Whistler, BC a bike was covered with cloudscapes and mountains and trees. Very West Coast – Knitty Gritty! [More information on this project here]
Strangely, Yarn Bombing was featured on the Today Show and they yarn bombed the camera man. Magda Sayeg also makes an appearance. Al Roker has a knitted tie. One of my pieces makes it into the mix. They bomb the set. It is televised mayhem. We may have reached the tipping point:
Not one, but TWO beer labels are made featuring Yarn Bombing:
This first was photographed by yours truly. This beer is available in limited quantities with this label in the US and Belgium. [Label photograph: Jeff Christenson. Knitting: Leanne and Mandy]
This second illustration was found via the interwebs. Anyone out there know if it is real? I can’t tell if this was manufactured by the brewery or just a proposed sketch, but I’d love to buy some just for the label:Yarn Bomb beer label for Solemn Oath Brewery from Joutfon Gullette
And, this is the summer that THIS was actually published as a real ad:
The media kills me.
What were your favourite yarn bombs of the summer of 2012?