Yes, he already knows about it, 'cause a) he's going to see me knitting it- duh and b) I wasn't about to embark on such an endeavor if he wasn't interested!
So I'm working on gathering supplies as suggested on the site. I found an online vendor for the yarn, and will probably order that (along with a new set of needles, 'cause I have no idea where the old set is, and they're probably not long enough anyway) when I get home.
Now if only I could remember how to cast! Confound it, my plans foiled ere they could begin! ::shakes fists::
manycolored, you made one of these quite speedily and well! Any hard-earned advice you care to pass on? ;)