At Vogue Knitting Live I saw a poncho at The Spinnery booth and Jen and Angela convinced me I could actually make it. I bought the pattern there and then later got the yarn to go with it from their website. The yarn was gorgeous, and so great to work with.
I started completely over once, and frogged certain sections about 3 more times after that. I learned a few new skills: Short rows and yarn-over eyelets. I am very happy with the finished result: