Denim isn't new, but I haven't really worn her yet. Finished her in the summer. I loved here dearly when I finished, but somehow the zipper being darker than the sweater was bugging me unless she was all zipped up. Here Denim is closed.
Here Denim is open with that dark zipper:
Here Denim is with her new facing:
I simply cast on four stitches and knit the length of the sweater. In this case, curling stockingnette(?) is just perfect. I used regular thread and stitched down the center of the facing by hand.
I'm a happier camper now.