The test shawl is finished. So, I thought I'd take a couple of quick pics of it to show the border since it caused so much frustration!
Here is the tiny little shawl -- it buckles a bit, but I intend to use larger needles with the actual project:
And here's a close-up of the border:
I absolutely hate
this yarn. It's cheap acryclic, and it's rough and splitty. Ick. I can't wait to use the good stuff!
And I have fallen in love with applied i-cord. I keep thinking of ways to incorporate it into whatever I happen to be knitting on!! It's cool!