Well, I haven't seen a message back on the Zephyr message board...
So, in the interim, I am dragging Karen's scarf back out to - yes that's right folks - pull out ONCE again... and restart.
I am ridiculous.
Inspired by my lace patter, I may do something simple with yarn overs... Or I may knit it longways.... We shall see.
And PS, this cracked me up: http://xkcd.com/c175.html