Ages ago, and I do mean ages ago, I started to knit this simple cowl. I think I was bored with it so I set it aside.
Well, last night I picked it up again and finished it. I'm pretty sure I was inspired by the freekin' freezing weather we've had for the last few days.
I followed Lera's wonderful advice and cast it off using the method described in this Youtube video.
Here's my first attempt to photograph it (it made me giggle):
And here it is (after taking about 20 photos in the mirror):
Please excuse the crazy-lady hair and the fact I have on no make-up.