I think the title says it all. How about some pictures:
Almost every bit of it was a complete joy to knit.
The last border edge as a bit of a slog, but not a bad one since it's December and I could work under this.
(photo using the Instagram App, which I also really like)
The pattern is super fun. Ravelry link here. And I still love Kureyon which is perfect for this project.