So I started on my first Wool-Aid sweater. I looked for a pattern that I liked with a deep shawl collar. Not one of those big shawl collars that hangs over the shoulders; one like this:
I chose the largest size I thought I could get out of the yardage that I had. And then I added in some insurance--I skipped the bottom border and started with a provisional cast on:
|I liked how after knitting one row, it reminded me|
of hairpin lace. (Not that I've done it, but I've seen it!)
And can I say again how nice it is to use a nice bright pink instead of grey grey grey!?