This video was great at explaining how to manage the yarn which was what I was most concerned about. I had this fear of everything getting extremely tangled and becoming a mess.
Then it was time to find some patterns I wanted to try and here are some of my favs:
Lotus Mittens by Heather Desserud
Chrysanthemums by Heather Desserud
Isidora by SpillyJane
And here is what I am working on: