Yes, thanks for linking the pattern...didn't think to do that!
Nor did I think of joining a second end of yarn...that's a good idea. Also, thanks for the tip to p2togtbl the ssk on purl side. I figured it should be something different than a regular ssk, but didn''t no what.
Ok, forward and onward (or something like that). I can do this.
Thanks for the help, Ladies.
P.S. I've been browsing the forums and it looks like a pretty cool place to hang out!