What should I make?

I started doing the Cold Sheep program — yarn fasting, basically — at the start of this month.  My goal is to save up enough money to buy this dress.  

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When Nicole took me out on my yarn crawl this year, I bought four skeins of Frog Tree Pediboo, with the intention of knitting Stonecutter from the current Interweave Knits.  

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This is hardly the first thing in my queue and I’m still mulling it over.  My main concern is that it would become a closet orphan, and that I’d only ever wear it under this dress.  Given my advanced age, I’m also worried that I’d look like “mutton dressed as lamb” if I were to wear it with anything else.  (Even during my lame attempt at a goth phase I never had a net shirt.)  

I know I’d like a lacy pullover to wear with that dress, but thus far Ravelry has turned up some near-misses.  This one comes the closest to what I’m looking for, but I lack Jett’s ability to rewrite the pattern into a top-down lace top.  (Also, what drug was Amy Herzog on that she thought seaming a lace top was a good idea?)  

So, reader(s)…what do you advise?  Should I make Stonecutter, or is there another pattern for a lacy pullover that might be more versatile?  I’m all ears (and all Addis)!  

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