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The Phonebox Cosy tale

Posted by on Jul 13, 2009 in Deadly Knitshade, How We Made, Knitting Ninja, Lady Loop, London, Shorn-a the Dead | 23 comments

The Phonebox Cosy tale

On the 8th of July 2009 the Knit the City Yarn Corps stood back, in the heart of police-swarmed Parliament Square and the shadow of Big Ben, to wipe their brows, exhale with relief and put away their tapestry needles and cable ties after another successful yarnstorm.

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Yarnstorm the Third: the Phonebox Cosy

Posted by on Jul 9, 2009 in Deadly Knitshade, Knitting Ninja, Lady Loop, London, Shorn-a the Dead, Yarnstorms | 47 comments

Yarnstorm the Third: the Phonebox Cosy

Cor blimey, guvnor. Some cheeky little blighters’ve yarnstormed me dog and bone.

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Yarnstorm the Second: The Yarnstorming of Covent Garden

Posted by on Jun 23, 2009 in Deadly Knitshade, Knitting Ninja, London, Shorn-a the Dead, Yarnstorms | 3 comments

Yarnstorm the Second: The Yarnstorming of Covent Garden

Four members of the Yarn Corps converged in the corner of one of London’s oldest market squares, where Roman knitters once stitched their stolas and togaed stallholders touted their wares, and brought the yarnstorm to a humble wooden barrier as the tourists flowed by.

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The BBC at the Yarnstorming of Covent Garden

Posted by on Jun 14, 2009 in Deadly Knitshade, How We Made, Knitting Ninja, London, Movies, Shorn-a the Dead | 3 comments

The BBC at the Yarnstorming of Covent Garden

Knit the City bring the yarnstorm to the cobbled chaos of Covent Garden on national BBC News. Woo hoo!

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