I haven't made the pattern, but what have you got to lose? With every project you learn something, and help is readily available here. I say if you like it, go for it!
"Trust the pattern!"
Time flies like an arrow, but fruit flies like a banana.
Hop aboard while we follow the cloud-covered van of knitting harmony, man!! Woooo!! --Hedgehog
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