Thanks very much both of you.
This forum has always been kind and offers useful info. Eric, thanks for the insight. I think I will try both, 4-in-1 and DScale eventually. The more I think of it, and re-watch the Youtube tutorial, the squared look isn't as bad. I've decided to not get into dags. Eventually I will also experiment with scale maille. For now, I aim to do something with euro 4-in-1 possibly with a solid color and accent at the neckline and bottom edge. I may even just to a cheap (price wise) aluminium version to get the feel for the project.
This is the tutorial I mean: