In Act III of Dr. Horrible's Sing-Along Blog, the first song has three groupies singing about Captain Hammer's dry cleaning bill, "Four sweater vests!"
I do not possess four sweater vests. I like sweater vests, however. So I made myself one (Ravelry link).
(Oh yeah, and I cut all my hair off.)
This is the Back-to-School U-Neck Vest (Ravelry link) from the book Fitted Knits. This book has so many cute projects, and the speed and ease with which I completed this project means I may pick out a few more to do from the book. In fact, I finished it in three weeks, and I feel like I could have finished it in a few days if I had focused on it. It's knit with Cascade Lana D'Oro, a soft alpaca-wool blend that I love.
Though I'm not in school (yet! Though I am accepted at UA...) anymore, this vest is perfect for work. It's soft and comfortable, and I want three more in different colors, so that someone can sing about my four sweater vests, if I ever gain any groupies.