This is what I have been working on (and off) for the last couple of years, in between other knitting projects.
And it is still not finished!
my Ravelry post if you're desperate to see more....
Stoic enough to remake a garment several times over until it's good enough to wear out in public, foolish enough to buy more yarn than I could ever hope to knit, and hopeful enough keep doing it anyway. Plus the other stuff in my life.