Lovely. That should brighten your mood on a gray, rainy day, even if it doesn't have much of a public life. When you can actually wear it, you might change your mind. Will you do a 3-needle bind off at the shoulders? Inquiring minds want to know. What LYS do you go to?
Cheating is an option. . . . Cheaters never win and winners never cheat, but smart knitters who want to retain an iota of sanity do, cheerfully. ~~Kory Stamper