…about a as succesfully as my mother imagined she was the Indian in the poncho… However, I did ascertain that the sweater fits human proportions, a bit snug on an adult female, but should be quite ample on an Afghani 8-10 year old as per the pattern specs.  I had a skein and a bit to spare at the end and thought I might be able to squeeze a pair of mittens out of them (resisting the great temptation to make felted pumpkins). DSCN3854_edited      

But came up a little short and had to dip into the stash and try pull something together.  DSCN3858 

Note:  The color in the sweater photo is all wrong, the mitten photo is much more accurate.