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23 Weird But Awesome Knitted Things

Everything can be knitted. A leotard, that deer head on your wall — it's all fair game (pun most definitely intended) this fall.

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1. Knitted leotard:

2. A cozy for your trailer:

3. And your bike:

By a group of yarn-bombers (it's like graffiti, only harmless and heartwarming) called Bombing Yarn Over Bend from Bend, Oregon. They named the bike "Lantern Rouge." No word on how it rides.
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By a group of yarn-bombers (it's like graffiti, only harmless and heartwarming) called Bombing Yarn Over Bend from Bend, Oregon. They named the bike "Lantern Rouge." No word on how it rides.

4. Lampshades:

5.

This one's crochet, but it still counts. By user Vilma on Ravelry, an incredible social network for knitters and crocheters.
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This one's crochet, but it still counts. By user Vilma on Ravelry, an incredible social network for knitters and crocheters.

6. Taxidermy:

7. Overalls:

Buy it from FreePeople for $88.
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Buy it from FreePeople for $88.

8. Hot air balloons:

From Kid's Room Inspiration Ideas. I don't have any kids, but I do want these.
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From Kid's Room Inspiration Ideas. I don't have any kids, but I do want these.

9. Armchairs:

From BiscuitScout on Etsy.
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From BiscuitScout on Etsy.

10.

By Claire-Anne O'Brien

11.

By LKBknits. These chairs look like they'd either be incredibly cozy or annoyingly knobbly on bare skin.
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By LKBknits. These chairs look like they'd either be incredibly cozy or annoyingly knobbly on bare skin.

12. Full-length gowns:

13. Nikes (yes, these are actually knitted, although not by hand):

They're the 2012 Nike HTM FlyKnits; the upper part of the sneaker is knitted and woven out of supportive cables in order to increase breathability.
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They're the 2012 Nike HTM FlyKnits; the upper part of the sneaker is knitted and woven out of supportive cables in order to increase breathability.

14. Clocks:

By RetroBaby

15.

The Gomitolo Knitted Clock by Diamantini & Domeniconi

16. This felted elephant tea cozy and egg-warmer:

By Holofernes

17. Books:

From Craftivore. You could easily make this into a Kindle cover too (although that might be missing the point).
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From Craftivore. You could easily make this into a Kindle cover too (although that might be missing the point).

18. Curtains:

Pattern available at Knitpicks.com
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Pattern available at Knitpicks.com

19. Knitted stools:

Again with the cozy vs. knobbly. By Claire-Anne O'Brien.
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Again with the cozy vs. knobbly. By Claire-Anne O'Brien.

20. Ottoman Pouf:

Perfectly sized for babies. By Tricomondesophie.
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Perfectly sized for babies. By Tricomondesophie.

21. Hot water bottle cozies:

Or... flask coozies. By Eskimami
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Or... flask coozies. By Eskimami

22. Rock cozies:

Because even rocks need sweaters.
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Because even rocks need sweaters.

23. Apple cozies:

Apples too! Perfect for a nippy fall day.
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Apples too! Perfect for a nippy fall day.

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