However, there is one negative aspect: the coarseness on your hands. Now, this can easily be remedies. There's fleece, silk, and...*cough* more expensive fabric.
With all due respect, I present my first design & experiment with eccentric knits:
Designed by Anna Peck
Don't be fooled by the blah-ness of the picture. You can see patches of the blue & white stripes among the offwhite patches.
Now the mystery is over, right? Nope.
I still have to buy more fabric and make a rug!
Next Frontier: Knitting with wire!