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    32 Incredibly Cool Yarn-Bombings To Brighten Your Day

    This is the coziest graffiti imaginable.

    1. Payphone-Turned-iPhone

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    Lorna from Knits For Life upgraded this obsolete piece of technology in downtown San Mateo considerably.

    2. Filling In The Cracks

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    Juliana Santacruz Herrera brought life to the streets of Paris.

    3. Meter Monster

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    Hanasaurus Rex turned even the most terrible thing ever into something lovable.

    4. Snuggly Sled

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    Artist Olek created this Brooklyn installation.

    5. Breakfast Telephone Pole

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    By Disgrace Yarn Bomber in Brunswick, Australia.

    6. Dressed-Up Trees

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    By Twilight Taggers in Brunswick, Australia.

    7. Patchwork Bench

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    The Fredericksburg, VA Area Museum and Cultural Center sponsored a yarn-bombing this past fall.

    8. Unrideable But Still Totally Perfect Bike

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    In Fitzroy, a suburb of Melbourne, Australia, where yarn-bombing has taken over.

    9. Keeping Statues Decent

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    It's totally a thing. By Garnapa.

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    In Denmark.

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    Ishknits gave Philadelphia Mayor Frank Rizzo a makeover.

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    Queen Victoria got one too, from community members in Adelaide, Australia. Basically the US needs to up its game on the yarn-bombing front so we can even come close to matching Australia.

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    This project in Santa Rosa, CA was overseen by a neighbor named Judy Kennedy, who said that it was "too darn cold" even for the stone statues.

    16. Jazzed-Up Phone Booth

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    This is one of the great classics of the genre. By Deadly Knitshade as part of Knit The City in London.

    17. Blinged-Out Bus

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    Yes, yarn = bling. By Madga Sayeg, considered by many to be the "mother of yarn-bombing, in Mexico City.

    18. Snakes On A Pole

    19. Fleet Of Covered Cars

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    By a Russian yarn-bombing group named, aptly, Yarnbombing.ru.

    20. Crazy-Quilt Tree

    21. Wooly Town Center

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    Jo Collier William Wools oversaw the community yarn-bombing of Kirkland Kendal in the UK.

    22. Squid Taxi

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    Like you do. By Deadly Knitshade in London

    23. Stop Sign Flower

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    Over 100 signs were bombed in San Diego before the city asked that the project stop. However, over a year later some of the flowers were still up and intact. Here's the crochet pattern if you want to beautify your own neighborhood.

    24. A Phone Pole Becomes A New Friend

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    Albeit a kind of creepy one. By Guerrilla Crochet Castedu in Cagliari, Italy.

    25. Be-sweatered Guitar

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    By Maggie, part of Guerilla Crochet Casteddu.

    26. Fountains of Yarn

    27. A Necessary Reminder

    28. Balloons On A Building

    29. "Izzy Loves Seth" Pole

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    Something tells me that Seth feels the same way. In Maryland.

    30. "Ciao Bella" Tree

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    Garnapa bombed a tree outside her youngest son's school in the hopes that it would help the kids "learn Italian and feel appreciated."

    31. Lace And Barbed Wire

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    Crystal Gregory juxtaposed doilies with barbed wire all across New York as part of her Art In Odd Places exhibition.

    32. Yarn-Bomb-Cat-Bomb

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    Indisputably the best kind. By Donna Kelly.

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