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A collection of knits inspired by post-apocalyptic film, literature, and fashion, with an eye towards both whimsy and wearability.
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    LITTERBUG: We love you lots, and a shout-out on the Dull Roar blog donor list. (Donors at all levels will receive shout-outs, including a link to your blog or website if desired. Unless, of course, you don't want one!)

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    CARBON FOOTSTEPPER: One PDF copy of any pattern in the book, your choice!

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    OZONE DEPLETER: One PDF copy of any pattern in the book (your choice) plus any one Dull Roar pattern (dull-roar.com)

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    AEROSOL BANDIT: One PDF copy of any pattern in the book (your choice) plus any one Argent Gal pattern (http://www.etsy.com/shop/ArgentGal)

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    FREE RADICAL: One PDF copy of any pattern in the book (your choice) plus any one Noir Knits pattern (noirknits.com)

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    WATER WASTER: One PDF copy of any pattern in the book (your choice) plus any one DovieJayKnits pattern (doviejayknits.com)

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    ICECAP MELTER: One PDF copy of any pattern in the book (your choice) plus any one Leethal Remixed pattern (http://www.leethalknits.com/patterns/REMIXED.html)

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    THAT SMOG MONSTER FROM FERN GULLY: One PDF copy of any pattern in the book (your choice) plus any one PDXknitterati pattern (http://pdxknitterati.com/)

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    HUMMER DRIVER: One PDF copy of any pattern in the book (your choice) plus any one Knitting Vortex pattern (http://jenniferdassau.com/)

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    ATOM SPLICER: A digital copy of the book plus any one Dull Roar pattern (dull-roar.com)

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    ANGRY SPACE REPTILE: One digital copy of the book, PLUS copies of Alex's Go-Go Malabrigo ebooks! (Two volumes, each of which costs $15... so basically you're getting Doomsday Knits free!)

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    VIROLOGIST WITH A GRUDGE: An autographed copy of the book plus two ebook copies, sent to any address. (Please note: Physical copies are subject to a shipping charge if outside the continental US)

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    CLOTHO: 4oz (~100g) of handspun yarn, spun by Alex in a your choice of color, and a digital copy of the book.

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    MAD SCIENTIST: An autographed copy of the book, four ebook copies, and PDF copies of every single Dull Roar pattern (dull-roar.com) sent wherever you want 'em. (Please note: Physical copies are subject to a shipping charge if outside the continental US)

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    THE (WO)MAN WHO SOLD THE WORLD: An autographed copy of the book, four ebook copies, and you get to name one of the patterns in the book! (Subject to approval- no naming it "Hamster Butts" or anything like that. Heh.)

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    WAR MACHINE: A kit to make an accessory project of your choice from the book, an autographed copy, and an ebook copy. (Please note: Physical items are subject to a shipping charge if outside the continental US. If original yarn isn't available or is not suitable for you, we can find a substitution.)

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    NUCLEAR WINTERIZER: Designer Katherine Vaughn will knit you cozy socks from her book pattern, in a color of your choosing! Also, a physical and ebook copy of the book. (Please note: Physical copies are subject to a shipping charge if outside the continental US. If original yarn isn't available or is not suitable for you, we can find a substitution.)

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    WASTELAND WARRIOR: Designer Sue Roth will knit you a sweet pair of gauntlets from her book pattern. Also, a physical and ebook copy of the book. (Please note: Physical copies are subject to a shipping charge if outside the continental US. If original yarn isn't available or is not suitable for you, we can find a substitution.)

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    REAVER DODGER: An original apocalyptic painting by artist Rhiannon McCulloch (shown in the description at left- a $350 value) plus autographed and ebook copies of the book. More info about the painting here: http://www.theatreofyarns.com/publications.html

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    SHROUD OF MISERY: Designer Sarah Burghardt will knit you a shawl from one of her patterns (you pick!) in your choice of color(s). Also, a digital copy of the book! See the patterns here: http://www.ravelry.com/designers/sarah-burghardt

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    ROBOT OVERLORD: A kit for any garment project in the book (your choice) or three accessory kits; 2 autographed copies, and 4 ebook copies, sent wherever you want 'em. (Please note: Physical items are subject to a shipping charge if outside the continental US. If original yarn isn't available or is not suitable for you, we can find a substitution.)

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    SPACE PIRATE: Alex will personally knit any project in the book for you. Also, an autographed copy and 2 ebook copies. (At this level, we'll cover your shipping, haha.)

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    ATOMIC BOMB: Wow, you're awesome. At this level, we'll fly you from anywhere in the continental US out to Oregon for the photo shoot (in early spring of 2013), show you a good time, and if you want, dress you up and put you in the book! You'll also get physical and ebook copies of the book and special thanks in the acknowledgements!

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    DYSTOPIAN EMPEROR/EMPRESS: HOLYWOW! At this level you'll get the Atomic Bomb prize (trip to Oregon to the photo shoot and Portland goodtimes) AND Alex will design and knit a garment to your exact specifications, which you will get to name and keep, AND you will get everything Alex/Dull Roar publishes for free, now and forever. Plus, eternal fawning love and gratitude. And of course, special thanks in the book as well as physical and ebook copies. We'll also make you a super cool dystopian crown for ruling over your domain.

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    Handmade glass buttons donated by Mara Marzocchi (set of 5, colors vary: http://www.flickr.com/photos/14907363@N07/sets/72157631313508596/) and a digital copy of the book!

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    DESIGNER OF OUR DESTRUCTION: This one's for you knit designers out there! 1 hour of tech editing from Katherine Vaughan as well as an ebook copy of the book.

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    THE SONG THAT ENDS THE EARTH: A full pdf copy of Leethal's Remixed pattern collection (http://www.leethalknits.com/patterns/REMIXED.html) as well as an ebook copy of the book.

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    CULT OF CTHULHU: A Knitterella prize pack containing a project bag filled with her signature humorous knitting stationary- 2 tags, 2 cards. Also, a digital copy of the book.
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    BLACK MARKETEER: A sidebar (200x200 pixel) ad for your crafty business or blog on Dull-Roar.com for 6 months! (Or cafblog.com, if you prefer, though the sidebar is smaller.) I can also create the ad for you if needed. (Some restrictions apply- no porn or yicky-spammy stuff. Message in advanced if you're concerned!)

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    HARBINGER OF DESTRUCTION: Two skeins of colorful & sparkly chunky handspun yarn from Ohdessa Knits (ohdessaknits.com), and a digital copy of the book.

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    HISTORY REPEATS ITSELF: If you like the future, you'll love the past! This is a Knitting For Victory prize pack- one copy of the book by Rohn Strong, two sets of vintage knitting needles, and a big ole load of Green Mountain yarn (American wool spun on machines from the 1940's!) (For more info, see http://www.kickstarter.com/projects/rohnstrong/knitting-for-victory-wwi-and-wwii) Also, a digital copy of Doomsday Knits.

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    OIL PEAKER: Designer Rebecca Zicarelli will knit you her poncho from the book in a color of your choice! Plus a physical and digital copy of the book. (Please note: Physical copies are subject to a shipping charge if outside the continental US. If original yarn isn't available or is not suitable for you, we can find a substitution.)

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