Shirley Stockdale and the Sofabed



Howie Woo, whose whimsical crochet creations have been featured on Neatorama previously, was inspired to create this crocheted scene by a sad, strange news item from 2001. Shirley Stockdale of Cape Coral, Florida got her arm caught in a sofa bed and could not reach the telephone. She died two days later. Woo was haunted by the disturbing story, and crocheted Ms. Stockdale's last moment before the accident. Link -via Everlasting Blort

Newest 4
Newest 4 Comments

wow i never looked this up before now... had no idea my grandmother's death was such news. did u ever think that she was a real person with a real family? i wouldn't want to have your bad karma for creating such a tacky, juvenile, act of complete disrespect for human life.
Abusive comment hidden. (Show it anyway.)
Commenting is closed.





Check out Twaggies' very funny clip:

Give a Man a Fish - Twaggies by Twaggies
Email This Post to a Friend
"Shirley Stockdale and the Sofabed"

Separate multiple emails with a comma. Limit 5.

 

Success! Your email has been sent!

close window