And I mean really and truly done! The documentation is linked to the right for those so inclined to weaving geekery. Here is the final product:
I'm very happy with this how this came out. The results of the Z/S experiment were not nearly as impressive to look at, but I think I have some ideas about the whole thing. The short version is (and more on this later as I will do a separate write-up for my A&S 50 list) that there is really no difference in the visual appearance of the fabric when you have Z warp and S weft vs. Z warp and Z weft, BUT the Z/S combo seems to produce a loftier, fuller cloth that would presumably be warmer. It *might* also be softer, but that particular result wasn't reproducible with the supplies I had on hand so I will have to do some more experimenting. Oh darn.
Now I must get myself packed up for the weekend! I'm feeling marginally less nervous about this thing now that it's all done and I've gotten a look at the whole project laid out on a table.