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Yarn bombing incident in Takaka cheers up homeowner

Submitted by on August 14, 2015 – 12:49 pm One Comment

Yarn bombing 1By Charlotte Squire

Happyzine reader Tess James has been yarn bombed twice in the last year by a work colleague with a passion for crocheting.

“It started with a crocheted flower on a work truck a few months ago and now thanks to workmate and local artist Deb Price my backyard is pretty gorgeous. Thanks heaps Deb,” said Tess.

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Wikipedia describe yarn bombing as: Yarn bombing, yarnbombing, yarn storming, guerrilla knitting, kniffiti, urban knitting or graffiti knitting is a type of graffitior street art that employs colourful displays of knitted or crocheted yarn or fibre rather than paint or chalk.

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If you have an incident to report please contact me: charlotte@happyzine.co.nz




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