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Game of Thrones turned Ikea rugs into capes, and now you can too

The Swedish retailer just released assembly instructions for the rug-to-medieval-garb transformation Ikea, the world’s largest furniture retailer, has jumped on the revelation that the mega-popular HBO show Game of Thrones used the company’s Skold and Ludde rugs as capes. The company recently released a set of assembly instructions for the rug-to-cape transformation. The one-page manual for “Vinter” uses the company’s signature visual style to depict Ikea Man cutting a neck area in the sheepskin and wearing it in the style of John Snow, a popular character on the show.
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