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Every Halloween This Mom Crochets the Coolest Costumes for Her Kids

Mother of two and crocheter extraordinaire, Stephanie Pokorny (aka Crochetverse), makes amazing costumes every Halloween for her kids. She says each costume takes roughly 45 hours and are all done freehand with no pattern. Each costume is fully crocheted and that provides some needed extra warmth as Stephanie and her family are based in Ohio where it can get quite chilly on Halloween! You can find many more awesome works at the links below. On her website, Stephanie also offers patterns (both free and paid) along with tutorials, product reviews,…

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Bored Commuters Can Ride This Bike and Knit a Scarf With 5 Minutes of Cycling

Cyclo Knitter is a project by design student George Barratt-Jones. The goal? To make waiting for your train in the winter more enjoyable by making a human-powered machine that creates scarfs in 5 minutes. George adds: “Imagine Its the midst of winter. You are cold and bored waiting for your train at the station. This pedal powered machine gets you warm by moving, you are making something while you wait and in the end you are left with a free scarf! That you can decide to keep yourself or give…

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Spaghetti Got a Knit Sweater for Christmas and Couldnt Be Happier

Photograph by Rancor_Emperor on reddit Four years ago, reddit user Rancor_Emperor (aka Sean) became the adopted parent of ‘Spaghetti’, a cute little corn snake that had previously been owned by his old roomate. After his roomie got accepted into a Masters program overseas, he was unable to bring Spaghetti and asked his friends and family on Facebook if anyone could adopt him. Having lived with him for two years when they were roomates, Sean took Spaghetti in and has been caring for him ever since. This year for Christmas, his…

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