knitting

Knitting machines power up with computer-generated patterns for 3D shapes

At last, a use for that industrial knitting machine you bought at a yard sale! Carnegie Mellon researchers have created a method that generates knitting patterns for arbitrary 3D shapes, opening the p

Bolt Threads debuts its first product, a $314 tie made from spiderwebs

It may not look like a bunch of cobwebs, but the tie you see above was spun from the same material spiders spin out from their behinds. The difference is this thread was mass produced from fermented m

Knit you some Transformers

Do you like knitting? Do you like Autobots? Why not knit yourself a nice little Transformers hankie. ZakaaLife shows us how to knit this sexy blue hankie for your loved ones. via Make

Make Your Own Squid Vicious iPod Cosy

Hokey smokes! Someone out there is stalking CG editors because they apparently know two things about us — we love squids and Vince loves to knit! Make magazine just found an amazing how-to that