Change of plan. I knit two gauge swatches with two different yarns that I was interested in using, and neither one suited the pattern I was considering. So back to the drawing board, maybe.
Here is the pattern I'm contemplating now.
I don't have perfect gauge for this pattern either, but I can work with it. (Tina, you can mock me later.)
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