The main reason the death star is featured in the KF advent calendar is because the other knitted stars I found were a bit dull. Don’t like dull.
Those of you who are on the ball will also notice that in line with Christmas, Star Wars is all about the conquest of good over evil.
Those who are really really on the ball (and familiar with the book of Isaiah) will notice that regarding chapter 9, I’m being ironic here. See, with Knitting Friday, you get pearls of wisdom. Pearls people, pearls.