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    Well I have said it before and I'll say it again, I have the best wife in the world! I made a deal with my wife, I would buy her a serger if she made me the anorak. We used a pattern for a fleece hoodie and it worked great with only a small modification to have togggle closures instead of a zipper. I found the blanket at a local church thrift store for I think $5. The antler toggles are from a small spike horn whitetail deer I shot last fall. I bought the leather with a coupon from Michaels and I have enough left over for a Sami sewing kit. I kept the tag off the blanket and sewed it onto the anorak to preserve the heritage of the blanket in a way. I think it turned out fantastic. Thanks for the inspiration BCUSA.






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    Looks great! Where did you get the pattern?

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    I would buy her a serger if she made me the anorak.
    I'm making the same deal. Turned out good!

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    Wow it looks fantastic,your wife really knows what she is doing!

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    Sick blanket for $5.

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    Very nicely done
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    Looks great! She did an excellent job!

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    Beautiful Job!
    There are no "failures", Just learning experiences.

    PSALMS 83:18; ISAIAH 43:10-12

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    Looks great. She did an awesome job. Wish my wife would take the same deal.

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    very nice work

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