See? Many pieces of yarn from the bajillion ends I had to weave in.
Now, the problem is, the beast grew like a mo-fo when I blocked it. Apparently you're supposed to wash your gauge swatch, too? I digress.
I've been sitting here wondering if I should throw it in the dryer, for like, a minute.
I've decided, finally, that that is far too risky, and I will just hope the recipient wants a big, cozy, sweater.