Just about everything.
I finally decided to start work on S's sweater. Yay me!!! (I bought the yarn in March.)
I scanned the paper pattern into an electronic PDF file, imported the file into Dropbox and from there into KnitCompanion on my iPad mini. Then I set up a new project in KC, cropping and pasting as directed. I opened a video on my laptop so that I could follow along with instructions on doing the Old Norwegian Cast On. I pulled out the yarn and the gauge swatch.
Had I indicated on the swatch which size needles I used for the swatch (and I hardly EVAH make gauge swatches)? No. Did I leave the needles I used in the bag with the yarn? No, I did not.
But wait! My memory says that I had decided that I needed one size larger than the pattern called for.
Woo Hoo!!! So let's get out those size 9 needles and get cracking!!!
Can I find those needles?
No, I cannot. ANYWHERE.
All these electronic helpers, which kind of took a long time to set up and I'm wondering if they really are all that helpful, and I am defeated by my own lack of organization.
Off to search for the needles. Again.