Thanks! That definitely points me in the right direction. Any chance that
some future SDK will have the ability to just drop an item renderer in there
and solve some of these problems? There wouldn't even be need for a new
component or anything.
This is fairly old, and may need some tweaking to get working in the latest API, but it may help:
Uses the Spark DropDownList with a custom skin.
Hey, that's almost EXACTLY what I need! THANKS!
In Spark, you just change the skin.