I have pictures for you! These two projects have been finished for a while, but are now living with their intended owner, so there's no chance of spoiling the surprise. :-)
The two skeins of Shibui sock, from this post, have been completely used up, but not as socks. One skein went towards these fingerless mitts:
The other skein, combined with one skein of Malabrigo Sock, became this shawl:
They were both a lot of fun to make, and now reside with my mother.