Beverly Bryant

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Wendy Huntbatch, 70, was a saviour of unwanted parrots

One morning in 1995, Wendy Huntbatch discovered four beloved birds had been plucked from her aviary.<p>The pilfered parrots included three macaws and a green Amazon with a short tail and yellow nape named Apollo. The RCMP said the birds were worth $10,000, but as far as Ms. Huntbatch was concerned …

A frowning Aussie man has found happiness making crochet food hats

Have you ever wondered what a man would look like in a crocheted pizza headdress? Look no further.<p>Phil Ferguson, 22, was living in Melbourne, …

Getting Slubby With It: Novelty Yarn for Knitting, Crocheting and Weaving

If you're a yarn-lover like me, you understand that great yarns lend themselves to simple projects that let their beautiful textures take center stage. Here's my favorite kind of yarn -- and how to use it best.<p>Yarn is like tomatoes. When it comes to tomatoes, the really good ones are best sprinkled …

It Took 6 Years to Crochet This Amazing Super Mario Rug

If you grew up in the 1980s, you may remember Super Mario Brothers 3 as being an amazing game for the Nintendo Entertainment system. Combining elements of previous Mario games with the more strategic map layout always seemed to me like one of the most ingenious parts. Kjetil Nordin decided to take …

Latest Fashion Trend for Pets: Crocheted Hats!

Bushwick Native Says Crochet Graffiti Is "A Small Piece Of A Much Greater Social Epidemic"

When tenant advocate and Bushwick native Will Giron first posted on Facebook about the crochet mural that had been put up without permission on the …

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Crochet artist dropping woven characters around SF this weekend

A crochet artist going by the moniker Geeky Hooker is spreading a little bit of sunshine in foggy San Francisco this weekend.<p>The artist, who says she is a healthcare professional by day and a "crochet ninja" by night, is heading to the Bay Area this weekend for a quick getaway, and is planning on …

Bride Spends 8 Months Crocheting Her Own $70 Wedding Dress, And It Looks Like A Million Dollars

When a 22-year-old Abbey Ramirez-Bodley from Arkansas city, U.S. couldn’t find a wedding dress in her budget, she decided to make one herself. Her …

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Knitting clubs provide refuge for teens from high-crime neighborhoods

Four years ago, Mary Visconti took an unconventional approach to keeping her North Lawndale students out of trouble.<p>The communities where many of Visconti's students grow up are impoverished, and crime rates are high. In North Lawndale, nearly 40 percent of the residents live under the poverty …

Knit Pillows

A great way to add texture and a touch of color to your home -- or to use up skeins and snippets of yarn left over from other projects -- these pillow covers have one knitted side and one of wool fabric.

Knitting Simulator 2014

Sick of dealing with yarn when you knit? Now you can get all of the catharsis of hand knitting, with none of the physical output, using the Knitting Simulator 2014 that artist Kara Stone and graphic designer Gabby DaRienzo created for Dames Making Games at Toronto’s Julivewire Hardware Game Jam.<p>The …

Giant Knitting Is Mind-Blowing And Quite Possibly Your Next Hobby

Grandma's knitting, only on steroids.<p>Knitting is the new black. Though it's often considered a hobby only suitable for women of a certain age (rocking chair required), knitting is now experiencing a rejuvenation of sorts.<p>Thanks to awe-inspiring Pinterest boards, extreme knitting superstars, and …

This woman is making a fortune selling massive blankets she knits without needles

If you've ever seen one of these thick, chunky wool blankets on Etsy or Pinterest, chances are it was made by 27-year-old Anna Marinenko.<p>Her Ohhio store on Etsy is extremely popular with 34,000 "admirers" — people who have favorited her shop. The store also has over 27,600 followers on Instagram …

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The Perfect Knitting Gifts That'll Make Someone REALLY Happy

Watch out, they may want to just kiss you for it.<p>If you're lucky enough to know a knitter, we've got some great news for you. Knitters are the best type of people to shop for. They can never have enough yarn, needles or knick-knacks to help them purl their way through the winter, and you'll be …

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Meet the ‘Detanglers’ – A Community of People Who Love Untangling Yarn Disasters

If tangled headphone and charger cords irritate you, you’re never going to understand this group’s passion for knotted yarn. These devoted …

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Yarn Bombing Uses Knitting as a Public Art Form

Over the course of three days, attendees of Dwell on Design L.A. will be able to observe the knit graffiti collaborative Yarn Bombing Los Angeles as they create colorful, site-specific installations.<p>At Dwell on Design Los Angeles 2015, attendees will be able to observe the Yarn Bombing Los Angeles …

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Zippy Triangle Shawl

Jun 28, 2015<p>The Zippy Triangle Shawl is a breeze to knit with its large open stitches. It’s a lovely evening shoulder cover up.<p><b>Knitting loom:</b> Zippy …

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Dakota Zippy Scarf

Aug 7, 2015<p>A basic change of stitch pattern on Zippy creates a fun, quick scarf, 52″ long<p><b>Loom:</b> 2 Zippys and one connector for a total of 8</b> …

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Whimsical Loom Knits – September 2015

<i>Hedgie</i><i>Hedgehogs have been around for millions of years. These small mammals have sharp quills that they use to defend themselves from predators. They</i> …

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Plants vs Zombies Crochet Patterns

Have your all plant warriors been ready for the all-new battle in Plants vs Zombies: Garden Warfare 2? Not yet? Let’s go on for the Plants vs Zombies …

Creating a Sanctuary for Birds and Butterflies

Birds and butterflies are fun to watch in the garden and they play an important role pollinating flowers, helping control pests and scattering seeds. …

Bird Academy - Sound Lessons - Cornell Lab of Ornithology: BirdSleuth K-12

Bird Academy – Sound Lessons<p>Bird songs inspire students to listen and wonder! Here, we provide a companion for educators wishing to use the Bird …

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Do You Hear Daytime Birds Chirping At Night?

By In5D on June 14, 2015 in Awareness<p><b>In5D PATREON: https://www.patreon.com/in5d Add YOUR name to our In5D Wall of Gratitude with a minimal donation</b> …