Garden Photos of the Knit and Crochet Show Yarn Bomb

There are several gardens all throughout the lobby of the hotel and they were a perfect spot to add some cute creatures and crochet artwork.   One of my daughters created the bird nests and this cute little blue bird.   Butterflies should be in every garden! And, of course, flowers, too! We see hummingbirds and ladybugs in our garden all summer long so I had to add them here.   Another one of my daughters crocheted the ladybugs.  [Read more]

Indoor Photos of the K & C Show Yarn Bomb!

Yarn bombs are traditionally done outdoors but when I met with the hotel management back in February, I saw the Center of NH (Radisson Hotel) in a new light – its indoor gardens, lounge and railings were a perfect blank canvas for colorful yarn art! **A special THANK YOU goes out to Carol Meyer (the Conference Manager of the hotel) for all of her support and encouragement that helped make this yarn bomb happen! *** So, on the day before the conference[Read more]

More photos of the Yarn Bomb at the Knit and Crochet Show – July 2014

  After 2 1/2 days of installing the various yarn bomb pieces, I finally had time to sit on one of the park benches and enjoy the view!   All of the pieces looked great.  They added warmth, color, style and heart to the courtyard.     These pretty pieces greeted attendees at the front entrance to the hotel  – Yarn bombing just makes you smile!     Notice the cute dog sculpture. . .    . . .and this[Read more]

Yarn Bomb at the Knit and Crochet Show!

  I received over 500 knitted and crocheted squares from around the country made of all sorts of yarns, colors and stitches.  Here is what some of them looked like while arranged in groups in my backyard just a few weeks before the show.  My daughters and I sewed them together to make ‘sweaters’ for the trees, lamp posts, benches, posts and pillars outside the Radisson Hotel (Center of NH) in Manchester, NH. Here I am in the process of[Read more]