Book box gets yarn bombed

Feb 10th, 2016 | By | Category: News

The Gordonton Book Box is looking mighty fine this morning – it’s been yarn bombed!

The colourful crochet is the work of Colleen Rose, who is also responsible for the matching lamppost at The Mandarin Tree.

Colleen at work. Photo: Claudia Aalderink


Yarn bombing Waikato

Good looking yarns. Photo: Annette Taylor

In place since January, the Book Box is working well – new books are appearing and the feedback has been great.  Pop on by with a book or two, and check some out.  It’s open for business all the time and looking especially stylish!

Thanks Colleen, and Claudia who covered her costs.

Yarn bombing of the Waikato

Come and take a look. Or a book. And do drop one back some time! Photo: Annette Taylor

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  1. […] There are a number of projects underway in different areas including the installation of free libraries or mini book exchanges, unique locally-designed seating and bike racks, and public art.  (Gordonton has had one for over a year now – come check out our very own Book Box, which has been yarn bombed!) […]

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