On the web, I stop at Diana's frequently. Recently, she described a particular colorway of Noro Kureyon sock yarn as "the butt-ugliest color of Kureyon sock yarn ever seen." Hmm, didn't I drop a double-sawbuck on exactly the same thing?
Maybe the problem is that 164 is only half a colorway. Here's some of the stuff (different weight, though) unwound and hanked up:
What happens if I mix it with some of this?
The peeps I saw on Sunday already know.