Oh Vintage Vixen. This is our very favorite base (don't tell any of the others!) When people look at us a little oddly and ask why we can't stop pushing Vintage Vixen - we have a perfectly reasonable response! This yarn is so round! so soft! so bouncy! takes dye so beautifully! and it's SPORT WEIGHT - which is basically the BEST weight to be!! In fact, when I'm asked how much I weigh, I usually just tell people I'm Sport Weight - because it's good to have aspirations! And if you want to have your own little knitting party - pair Vintage Vixen with some Mohair Moxie and call a cab - you won't be fit to drive home!
And because we care (and you've asked) here are some pattern suggestions: