It is soft, flowing and comfortable. It deserves a better name than "black lace duster". I used Classic Elite's Wool Bam Boo yarn. The buttons were purchased at Inish Knits.
I have ideas for modifying this design a little to make an everyday casual sweater, but it is nice for this knitter to have a dressy handknit of her own design.
This next is a poor self portrait using the timer, but maybe you can get an idea of how the whole thing looks:
Tomorrow I will show you what I finished over the weekend. And the exciting gift I was given.