Note that in the random-ish layout, there are three of the plaid
diagonally together, so those would need to be swapped
with one of the dotted patterns - too much of a pattern there.
Let me know in the comments which one you like better. I'm leaning towards the random layout, and so far the couple votes I've already gotten off the blog go the same direction. I'm looking forward to finishing this one up since it's one I'm actually keeping for myself.