23.02.10 by Jeff

Howie Woo

My sister’s friend Andrea spotted some amazing yarnbombing (knit graffiti) by Howie Woo, at the Davie Village community garden! It’s literally raining cats and dogs out here!

yarnbombing knit graffiti howie woo woowork vancouver davie village community garden street art raining cats and dogs

yarnbombing knit graffiti howie woo woowork vancouver davie village community garden street art raining cats and dogs

yarnbombing knit graffiti howie woo woowork vancouver davie village community garden street art raining cats and dogs

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Jeff
Jeff Hamada is the Founder and Editor of Booooooom. He lives and works in Vancouver.



  • Teresa

    How appropriate for Vancouver!! Love it!!!

  • Jordan

    one of the most unlikely concepts i’ve heard of, but awesome nonetheless

  • cool!!!! awesome new background too…really feeling it.

  • these are great. i want a couple to hang out on my balcony!

  • more reason to learn how to knit! what a gorgeous sight

    • Andrea

      To make these, you’ll need crochet. Time to learn how to crochet! ;)

  • Wow, thanks so much for featuring the Cat & Dog Raindrops! I haven’t been downtown lately, so it’s a treat to see from your first photo that they’re still hangin’ in/up there :)

    I hope they bring smiles to Vancouverites & to our visiting guests! Thanks again :)

  • drea

    SO rad! Gotta go down to Davie to check it out next time.

  • Very lovely.
    And it fits to Budapest as well. It’s raining cats, dogs and weasels here :)

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  • i have a very hard time not stealing these every time i walk past. they’re so great.

    • Be careful if you do! The cats only mew, but the dogs may bite :D

  • lapetitefaon

    oh my lord, soooo cute!





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