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« on: May 15, 2011 05:32:46 PM »

I made this blanket for my boyfriend as a birthday present. His birthday was a week ago, but I actually gave it to him last year. It just took me that long to put up! Since he's 6'4, a lot of blankets don't actually fully cover him up, so I made him a gigantic cubs blanket. As a sox fan, this was VERY tough!

You can't really tell in the picture, but the red stripes at each end are each a couple rows where I alternated front-post double crochet and back-post double crochet. The intent was to make it look like baseball stitching, which it only does a little bit  Undecided He was really happy with it though so I'm happy!

My camera charger is hiding from me right now, so I just have a crappy cell phone picture. When I find it, I'll put up a better one. Thanks for looking!!

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« Reply #1 on: May 15, 2011 05:48:27 PM »

Great job! I can just see Bill Swerski and crew now....'Da Cubs da Cubs da Cubs da Cubs (insert Christ Farley doing his super fans shaky dance here)'!
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« Reply #2 on: May 15, 2011 05:49:07 PM »

Awesome!!!!

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« Reply #3 on: May 27, 2011 11:34:41 AM »

Love this blanket!!
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