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« on: February 11, 2014 04:46:49 PM »

I've been absent from here for a really long time, though I have still been crafting. Recently I made a blanket for my guy, who is a big fan of the Coen brothers.



I was able to use the charts from Andrea Rangel's "The Dude" pattern on ravelry (http://www.ravelry.com/patterns/library/the-dude). It saved me so much time! I just made it out of some acrylic yarn I got on sale, but I know that it needed to be machine washable.

With any luck you guys will be seeing more of me, and soon!
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« Reply #1 on: February 11, 2014 05:27:27 PM »

This is great. No idea who the Coen brothers are but I love the design
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« Reply #2 on: February 11, 2014 05:34:38 PM »

Love it! The blanket abides.
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« Reply #3 on: February 11, 2014 07:12:59 PM »

I love this!! And that's just my opinion man.. Lol.. How long did it take you?
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« Reply #4 on: February 11, 2014 07:37:35 PM »

This is wonderful! The colors and style are so clean. Great job. Smiley Cute kitty doing the photobomb
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« Reply #5 on: February 11, 2014 11:22:46 PM »

I don't know these brothers either but I like your blanket. Did you make it by hand or with a machine? Either way, great job!
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« Reply #6 on: February 12, 2014 06:22:03 AM »

That's amazing, the design and contrasts are so neat and well done!
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« Reply #7 on: February 12, 2014 09:28:11 AM »

Thanks everyone! I made this by hand, and it took a few weeks, and pretty much ate all of the free time I had in January. The Coen brothers are the guys that have brought us such films as "The Big Lebowski", "Fargo", and "Raising Arizona". This is a picture from "The Big Lebowski" of the sweater that inspired this blanket.

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« Reply #8 on: February 12, 2014 08:43:24 PM »

I just want to curl up in it and drink White Russians all night. Rocks so %^&ing hard, man.
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This just made my day  Cheesy Love it!
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