While browsing my stash this weekend I decided to put two yarns together in a combination that had never occurred to me before. One was a pink that is so bright it seems harsh, and the other is a graduated grey that seems perfect for men's socks, but deadly dull to knit. Together, they are making this:
And the moral of the story is, that it is always worth while to buy yarn on sale. Even when it is an oddly colored sock yarn.