So, how's it going?
Well, first, to get my feet wet, I knit this:
The pattern is #11: Variegated Dishcloth (clever name, yes?). It started the game partly because it looked to be the easiest one, and partly because I couldn't wait to get the yarn (Colorway: Psychedelic) on my needles. In fact, I'm so enamored of it that I used the leftover bit to crochet a smallish granny square cloth as well.
Then I got curious about the striping colorway I found, which resulted in #12: Diagonal Delight Dishcloth: