Yes, sometimes straight stockinette can be a bit mind-numbing, but it does come in handy when you need some mindless knitting--waiting room, tv watching, car trips, etc.
"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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