Thanks, salmonmac. When I decide which yarn I'm using, I'll give it a go. Unfortunately the long side is the one I'm most concerned about. Maybe I'll just do part of it, say about 12 in. or so, as a test and rip it off when I figure it out.
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