squid_ink (squid_ink) wrote in knitting_chat,

Midnight knitter pulls the wool over NJ shore town!

WEST CAPE MAY, N.J. (AP) — Someone is spinning quite a yarn over one New Jersey shore town.

An unknown person dubbed The Midnight Knitter by West Cape May residents is covering tree branches and lamp poles with little sweaters under cover of darkness.

Mayor Pam Kaithern says police are looking into the guerrilla needlework, which technically is against the law because it is being done on public property without permission.

The mayor and many residents admit they're enthralled by the rainbow of colors that has popped up.

story here in a CT local paper

also NPR (with audio)
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