Whew. I had just enough yarn. I can tell now that the sweater is blocking and looking might fine. This yarn has incredible stitch definition.
Part of the way I stretched the yarn was to use the taupe colorway for the knitted hems. And I totally love the TECHknitter’s instructions on doing the sewn version:
The last bit is to put a button on – I found a lovely one at Bluebird Yarn that I’ll pick up this week. Right now, the weather is quite warm, so I’m not stressing about Mom wanting to wear it soon.