| Emailthis TrendEmail | Full Article (TrendHunter.com/id/28423)

44 Awesome Things You Can Knit
From Harleys to Gingerbread Houses


By: Bianca Bartz (Superstar) Oct 30, 08
{SummaryTitle}

The credit crisis will likely lead to more DIY projects, but how extreme will people go to save a buck? Just look at the Knitted Gingerbread House. It isn’t just an architectural facade made of knotted wool, the entire interior of the faux Hansel and Gretel house consists of intricately detailed, hand-crafted replicas of house-hold goods, from chairs to teacups and cake, and outdoor items like 12 foot tall trees.

The slideshow below highlights some more incredible knit items. While they’re just hobbies and pieces of art now, could these spark more a serious DIY niche in the future?



Source: trendhunter



Related Trends:


Cobweb Dresses
TrendHunter.com/id/25699



Punk Organic Fashion
TrendHunter.com/id/18998



High Fashion DIY
TrendHunter.com/id/12843



Knitted Taxidermy
TrendHunter.com/id/18772



Dictator Dolls
TrendHunter.com/id/22133



Knitting Gone Wrong
TrendHunter.com/id/26592



Hip Knits
TrendHunter.com/id/13122



Knit Beret
TrendHunter.com/id/11474



Aerial Art
TrendHunter.com/id/27482



Icelandic Hairy Hats
TrendHunter.com/id/11525



Knitted Zombies
TrendHunter.com/id/22143



Knitted Night Clubs
TrendHunter.com/id/23183



Counterfeit Crochet
TrendHunter.com/id/24036



Knitted Food 3
TrendHunter.com/id/18125



Recycled Flashback Fashion
TrendHunter.com/id/6092



Naughty Needles
TrendHunter.com/id/6114



Crocheted Food
TrendHunter.com/id/13601



Theresa Honeywell Knit Motorcycle
TrendHunter.com/id/919



Hire a Granny
TrendHunter.com/id/12282



Kinky Crochet for Cancer
TrendHunter.com/id/11996



4-in-1 Fashion
TrendHunter.com/id/19162



Knitted Street Art
TrendHunter.com/id/25472



Knitwear
TrendHunter.com/id/20085



Archaeological Dig Fashion
TrendHunter.com/id/23823



Giant Carpets
TrendHunter.com/id/22788



Performance Art: Giant Knitting Machine by Dave Cole
TrendHunter.com/id/285



Extreme Crafts
TrendHunter.com/id/16497



Knitting For Dummies
TrendHunter.com/id/1024



Crafts for Environmental Awareness
TrendHunter.com/id/20386



Self-Knitting Lampshade
TrendHunter.com/id/16260



Favorite Foods Made of Wool
TrendHunter.com/id/11683



Knitting with Electrical Cords
TrendHunter.com/id/18224



Harry Potter Crafts
TrendHunter.com/id/8274



Terrorist Tea Pot
TrendHunter.com/id/13652



Hand Knit iPhone
TrendHunter.com/id/7945



DIY Celeb Dolls
TrendHunter.com/id/10466



Knitting for Geeky Gamers
TrendHunter.com/id/22499



Knitting as Political Protest
TrendHunter.com/id/5822



Old Crafts On New Furniture
TrendHunter.com/id/15300



iPod Case Made of Your Pet's Hair
TrendHunter.com/id/15729



Art Collage Bags
TrendHunter.com/id/17412



Humanizing Electronics
TrendHunter.com/id/22320



Knitted Electromagnetic Shields
TrendHunter.com/id/14812



CSA Gives You Piece of the Pie (er Sheep)
TrendHunter.com/id/12868




Copyright © TREND HUNTER Inc.. All Rights Reserved.