That looks kind of weird to me. Kind of like knit/crochet combo or something. I also can't imagine having the yarn going around my neck. That would be very uncomfortable I think.
Meghann is a Double Shot of Awesome!
OTN - too many things at once (if that's possible).
FOs- knitty's "back to school" for the sister, and lots of single socks (I'm a repeat victim of SSS).
"If all else fails, stop using all else."