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People I Think are Cool podcast

Episode 116: Anna Hrachovec (aka Mochimochiland), October 2018

She’s a Boss podcast

Episode 4: Anna Hrachovec, Founder of Mochimochi Land and Knitting Celebrity, August 12, 2016

Tulsa World

“Owasso Native Spins Quite A Yarn In New “Mochimochi Land” Book With Knit Characters”, July 2, 2015


Let’s Knit

“Last Word” feature, July 2015


Knit Picks Podcast

episode 144: “The Cutest Thing I Ever Made”, June 6, 2015


27 Insanely Adorable Knitted Creatures That Would Make Perfect Gifts, May 11, 2015


Amigurumi: The Miniature Craze That Has Everyone Hooked (interview), May 1, 2015

Chicago Tribune

“Remarkable Woman: Anna Hrachovec knits enchanting toy creatures” (interview), October 19th, 2014



Let’s Knit

“Welcome to the Weird Wide Web” (interview), July 2014


Martha Stewart Living

Gift guide, December 2013



“Welcome to Mochimochi Land: Designer Anna Hrachovec” (interview) September 2012


The Martha Stewart Show, April 27, 2012

Debbie Bliss

“It’s a Small World” (interview), Spring 2012



“Two Years of Tiny Knitting: An Interview with Anna Hrachovec”, July 18, 2011


Knit Today July 2011: “The Sky’s the Limit”

AP story “Knitters Take to the Streets,” June 3, 2011

New York Magazine website

Featured Mother’s Day product, April 2011


Knit Today

“In the spotlight” interview, December 2010


Craftsanity podcast, Episode 122: “Greetings from Anna Hrachovec’s Mochimochi Land,” December 20, 2010

Must Have Cute, “Boo the Bat Knitting Pattern,” November 9, 2010

AP story “New Wave of Monster Crafts are Frightfully Fun,” October 7, 2010

The Storque

“How-Tuesday: Petite Pencil from Mochimochi Land”, September 28, 2010

[Anna’s] work is a lovable fusion of humor, Japanese kawaii elements, unexpected scale, and good old fashioned hand-knitting.


Design for Mankind

“A Knitted Asparagus”, September 20, 2010

Shut up. You know there’s nothing cuter than a yarn veggie.


Knit Today September 2010: “Knitted Pigeons Flock to Trafalgar Square”

Simply Knitting, “Blog review: Mochimochi Blog”, September 3, 2010

Juxtapoz, “Get Knitting” (interview), August 17, 2010

YarnCraft Podcast, Episode 72: Inside Design (interview), August 3, 2010

Ready Made Craft Blog, “Knitted Gastropod Tutorial from Mochimochi Land”, July 27, 2010

Knit Picks Podcast, episode 144: “Interview with Anna Hrachovec”, July 23, 2010

Knitty First Fall 2010: Knitting Mochimochi Review

Knit Spirit: “Anna Hrachovec: the crazy toys knitter,” (interview) July 8, 2010

Simply Knitting July 2010: “On the Needles” (interview)

LondonistTiny Perching Pigeons in Trafalgar Square,” June 22, 2010

Boing Boing: “Knitted Snake Devours Mouse,” May 1, 2007


Adventures in Mochimochi Land: Tall Tales from a Tiny Knitted World by Anna Hrachovec, Potter Craft, 2015

Huge & Huggable Mochimochi: 20 Supersized Patterns for Big Knitted Friends by Anna Hrachovec, Potter Craft, 2013

Super-Scary Mochimochi: 20+ Cute and Creepy Creatures to Knit by Anna Hrachovec, Potter Craft, 2012

Teeny-Tiny Mochimochi by Anna Hrachovec, Potter Craft, 2011

Me Make Monster by Jenny Harada: “Nom-Nom-Nomsters” pattern, North Light, 2010

Knitting Mochimochi by Anna Hrachovec, Watson-Guptill, 2010

CRAFT Blog: CRAFT Pattern Podcast “Tiny Perching Pigeons” pattern, June 4, 2010

Craft Magazine #6: “Which Came First?” pattern

Knitty Fall 2007: Woodins


“The Gnome Genome Project” (solo show) at Everyday Mooonday, Seoul, May 23 – June 22, 2015

“The Wooly Woods” (solo show) at smallspace gallery, Berlin, April 10-14, 2013

“Gnomes vs Snowmen” (solo show) at gallery hanahou, NYC, November 2011 [Part of Pictoplama Festival Character Walk]

“Mochimochimochimochimochi”: Installation at Lion Brand Yarn Studio, NYC, August-October 2011

“Mochimochi Worlds” (solo show) at smallspace gallery, Berlin, April 6 – 10, 2011 [Part of Pictoplama Festival Character Walk]

“Luv-able + Hug-able” at gallery hanahou, December 9, 2010 – January 14, 2011

“Greetings from Mochimochi” (solo show) at gallery hanahou, NYC, October 7 – 29, 2010

“Plush You LA” at Munkey King, LA, August 26 – September 19, 2010

“Lost at Sea″ at gallery hanahou, NYC, May 6, 2010 – June 11, 2010

“Luv-able and Hug-able 3″ at gallery hanahou, NYC, December 3, 2009 – January 9, 2010

“Plush You 2009” at Schmancy in Seattle, October 10 – November 12, 2009

“Luv-able and Hug-able 2″ at gallery hanahou, NYC, December 4, 2008 – January 7, 2009

“Plush You SF” at Double Punch in San Francisco, November 7, 2008

“Plush You 2008” at Schmancy in Seattle, October 10 – November 20, 2008

“Luv-able and Hug-able” at gallery hanahou, NYC, November 8 – December 21, 2007

Plush You 2007” at Nancy in Seattle October 15 – November 15, 2007

Luv-able and Hug-able” at Gallery LELE, Tokyo, January – February 2007