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A Mathematical Yarn: How to Stitch a Hyperbolic Pseudosphere ...

A Mathematical Yarn: How to Stitch a Hyperbolic Pseudosphere ... | Yarncurious | Scoop.it
This is a hyperbolic pseudosphere—made with nothing more than yarn and a crochet hook. Hyperbolic geometry describes surfaces that are negatively curved. Negative curvature appears in coral reefs, kale leaves and ...
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Root Simple: Picture Sundays: Hyperbolic Crochet

Root Simple: Picture Sundays: Hyperbolic Crochet | Yarncurious | Scoop.it
About the process: The inspiration for making crochet reef forms begins with the technique of "hyperbolic crochet" discovered in 1997 by Cornell University mathematician Dr. Daina Taimina. The Wertheim sisters adopted Dr ...
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Wonderfully Woolen Tresses - Louise Walker 'Wooly ... - Trend Hunter

Wonderfully Woolen Tresses - Louise Walker 'Wooly ... - Trend Hunter | Yarncurious | Scoop.it
Taking the Hallowig up a notch or two: Wonderfully Woolen Tresses. Louise Walker 'Wooly Head' Combats Bad Hair With Knitwear ... It is an explosion of cool trends fueled by a global network of insatiably curious people. By tracking the evolution of cool, Trend ...
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PENINSULA PROFILE: Artist finds niche in yarn community - Peninsula Daily

PENINSULA PROFILE: Artist finds niche in yarn community - Peninsula Daily | Yarncurious | Scoop.it
PENINSULA PROFILE: Artist finds niche in yarn communityPeninsula DailyAt the Veela Cafe on First Street, now the Caffeinated Clothier, she joined a knitting group. In it, she got to know MarySue French, the controller at Nippon Paper ...
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Festival celebrates fiber artisans - The Detroit News

Festival celebrates fiber artisans - The Detroit News | Yarncurious | Scoop.it
Festival celebrates fiber artisansThe Detroit News"All over the country there are hundreds of fiber festivals in the spring, summer and fall, and Michigan is no exception," says Sandra VanBurkleo, owner of Artisan Knitworks, a professor in the...
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Peru Proposes "Native Cotton Route" to Boost Biodiversity, Tourism | Ecouterre

Peru Proposes "Native Cotton Route" to Boost Biodiversity, Tourism | Ecouterre | Yarncurious | Scoop.it
Peru is going native—native cotton, that is.
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