Sometimes acrylic is a bonus, easy to wash and dry. It'll be OK. Just don't let you get done in by the heat. I consider it hot when it's getting over 80 for several days in a row. I'm a real weather wuss.
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