I TOLD YOU SO. :)
Ev’ryone give it up for America’s favorite fighting Frenchman!
Lafayette Shawl [Rav] by Julie Farmer; knit with 3 skeins of madelinetosh Tosh DK in colorway Spectrum
Let's be honest: I knit this solely for the pattern name... it was a simple, satisfying knit and I ended up with a great shawl that's practical (tactical brilliance) and ingenuitive (and fluent in French).