Basics :: Block stitch (lots of different names: brick stitch, mosaic stitch, 'Chocolate Box') ~ alternating rows of DC & chain stitch loops. So easy it falls into the "mindless" category, which can be a good thing sometimes ;
Pickle Jar Project w/ cheap candle sticks = Easter Joy! I'm loving these glass jars with painted lids on candlesticks ideas. you can paint the lids and cheap candlesticks any color and put anything inside to make interesting pieces.