Crocheted Plants vs. Zombies dolls are ready to battle over your lawn

If you want to act out the ages old battle of violent plants and cartoon zombies in your own yard, Komang Darmiani is here to help. Darmiani crochets dolls of Plants vs. Zombies' goofy game creatures. » 6/16/13 9:30am 6/16/13 9:30am

Crocheted Bane face mask keeps you warm while you're terrorizing Gotham

We can't promise that this crocheted face mask by Etsy seller Rose Pope will make you any easier to understand than Bane was in The Dark Knight Rises, but it certainly looks a good deal more comfortable to wear. Pope is selling these masks for £60, but due to high demand, there's a waiting list for this cold-weather… » 3/09/13 11:00am 3/09/13 11:00am

Artist uses crochet to create mathematically accurate sculptures of…

Argentinian architect Ciro Najle has spent the past several years designing more efficient fog collectors, vast nets that allow people in arid regions to gather water from moisture in the air. And recently, he worked with local crafters to translate the complex fractal mathematics of cumulous clouds into crochet. The… » 1/16/12 10:14am 1/16/12 10:14am

Crocheted cyclops costume brings out the softer side of swordplay

Forget clunky metal and plastic armor that leave you sweating and bruise everyone you scrape by at conventions. This soft and cozy crocheted cyclops outfit is a cool and crafty alternative. » 1/14/12 3:00pm 1/14/12 3:00pm

How to crochet your favorite science fiction and fantasy icons

Need a good crafts project for the long weekend? Want to make something cool and awesome for your kids? How about crocheting your own Spock from Star Trek, or Darth Vader? Or this totally amazing Wall-E and Eve from Wall-E? » 9/02/11 12:24pm 9/02/11 12:24pm

The Greatest Knitting Patterns in the Universe

Winter is the perfect time to cozy up in front of a fire and knit. But there's no reason those yarn projects can't celebrate our love for all things science fiction and fantasy. Here are 20 awesome free knit/crochet patterns. » 12/24/10 12:31pm 12/24/10 12:31pm

Cthulhu Blanket Gives Your Baby Sweet Nightmares

Start your infant off worshiping the Old Ones early, with this handcrafted Cthulhu baby blanket — complete with Velcro tentacles, to keep other terror-inducing toys from slipping away. [Craftster via Neatorama] » 9/29/09 2:00pm 9/29/09 2:00pm