Sunday, 22 February 2009

Knitting the Street Signs of Newtown #1

#1 Project Complete!









My two fave things, crafting and planes!

So this is my first Guerrilla Knitting Project, and I chose the Wilford Lane street sign cause I walk past here a LOT and so do some of my friends! I was going to sew it together yesterday but it rained for most of the day, I couldn't bare it getting soggy on its first day in the world!

So this morning I sewed it together with the help of Husbie, who got some great shots for me too!

13 comments:

  1. It looks fantastic. I'm sad I missed it though. I was in Newtown this weekend, basically eating my way around Sydney and it's burroughs. Would have loved to have stroked your lovely knitted street sign.

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  2. yahooo! One in my own neighborhood!

    I am going to track it down. and how long is it? Fantastic! Blogging you as we speak

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  3. brilliant colors & that shot with the airplane is perfection - kudos to you and your Husbie! I so wish that was a street I'd walk often. :)

    well done!!

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  4. Stand Back Guerrilla Gardening in Redfern!!! Knitting Yarn is taking over the street poles in Newtown!!

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  5. I wanted to leave a comment on this post a couple of days ago but it didn't work so here's what I wanted to say, not that it is particularly important : I love the plane pics!

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  6. I love this so so much! There is no-one else I know that would knit street signs and makes me miss you!! x love love gush gush gush x gush gush x
    (ps have entered this unknown foreign world of "blogging", but I'm going to check it out and think I'm going to start one)
    pps we've just built a dark room - in the laundry!!! lets skype soon xx want you to see my tiny tiny tiny little man, he's growing! x

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  7. Good on you for beautifying a bit of Newtown! I'm all for a bit of guerilla beautification. Gorgeous blog, by the way :)

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  8. I smile every time walk past that pole.

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