(Fun fact: Rhinebeck 2010 was my first exposure to
the addictive power of the Sanguine Gryphon.)
Which, after some work (ie, realizing they would knit into the wrong gauge for the pattern I had in mind, stewing for a while over what they should be instead, and finally frantically sketching on sarah-marie's couch), turned into this pair:
(Fun fact: Octopi have 2/3 of their neurons in their arms, not brains,
and are 'honourary vertebrates' in the U.K.!)
(Fun fact: I like stripes!)
(Fun fact: next year, I'm going to knit a billion of these.)
I still have a half skein of the orange yarn left. I'm thinking of weaving it against a dark gray warp ... eventually.