When the project is this tiny, a little bit of knitting goes a long way. Here’s the knitting after day two:
Can you believe that the split for the armholes came after only 3 and a quarter inches?
Here’s a closeup of the shell edging at the hip — totally worth the effort. 🙂
The exciting part is that decreasing at the end of every row is conforming perfectly to my 45-degree graph paper slope. Very cool. I’ve divided for the upper body, and just have the back, two fronts, and very teeny sleeves to go.