Posts Tagged ‘Knitting’

Garden Update: Yarn Bombed!

This stump stands right on our property line, completely grown through the old iron fence:

stump before

It’s right up there among eyesores like the busted out garage roof, one more house down from us — the roof that has inspired so much vertical gardening! Ever since David and I visited Borrowed Earth Cafe in 2012 and saw their “Hugging Tree,” I’ve wanted a yarn bombed tree of my very own:

Laura Bruno really loves (yarn bombed) trees!

Laura Bruno really loves trees!

Fortunately, David’s sister knits. A lot. While spending much of this summer and fall helping their parents shift into higher levels of care, Linda Gleysteen created a fun side project of yarn bombing our stump:

from behind

Now we have our very own. 🙂