Skittles portraits and other signs of Seahawk fever

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The whole state’s gone crazy for the Seahawks ahead of today’s big game. A small sampling...

...Skittles make sense. But good luck finding them — people are reporting statewide shortages of the regular kind.

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This Skittles-covered football sold for $5,200 on ebay.

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Or how about a portrait of Marshawn Lynch made out of Skittles by Death Cab for Cutie bassist Nick Harmer?

BOINGBOING
  • BoingBoing

Beer makes sense. 12th Can, how could you resist? (Click Distributing told us yesterday that it’s pretty much completely sold out in the Spokane area.)

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...or for the wine folks, 12th Man wine from Northwest Cellars. (The first shipment at Nectar Tasting Room sold out almost immediately.)

NECTAR TASTING ROOM
  • Nectar Tasting Room

Mmmm, Skittles sausage.

KING 5
  • King 5

Skittles put to use at Dawn of the Donut...

DAWN OF THE DONUT
  • Dawn of the Donut

And Seahawks in all forms of cake: cupcakes...

SWEET FROSTINGS
  • Sweet Frostings

...sheet cake...

HAPPY CAKE CO.
  • Happy Cake Co.

...cake pops!

CELEBRATIONS BAKERY
  • Celebrations Bakery

Of course, we're drinking Seahawks colors. (Haven't heard any reports of Blue Curacao shortages, but that wouldn't be surprising.)

THE BLIND BUCK
  • The Blind Buck

Seahawks nails for the ladies...

@KIMMYKAYEBROWN
  • @kimmykayebrown

...and Seahawks haircuts for the gents.

SMOOV CUTZ
  • Smoov Cutz

Seahawks spirit all the way from Schweitzer...

SNOWLANDER
  • Snowlander

...to the Spokane City Council chambers.

SPOKANE CITY COUNCIL
  • Spokane City Council

Seahawk crock pots...

WA BEEF
  • WA Beef

...and watermelons.

CHEF RYAN ALLISON
  • Chef Ryan Allison

Even convenience store delis got into the spirit.

BRANDON SCHELLER
  • Brandon Scheller

And if you want to know where the symbolism all got started, check out this great story.

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