Create a lush knitted shawl from Homespun yarn, it took a long time , but it was well worth the effort. http://www.lilcreates.com/lillians-blog/the-never-ending-knitted-or-crocheted-project For pattern, see: http://www.lilcreates.com/lillians-blog/it-all-started-with-a-shawl
Free Knitting Pattern Beginner Garter Drop-Stitch Scarf - Michelle Maks proves shows you how easy it is to make a quick drop-stitch scarf If you can do a knit stitch and you can wrap yarn around a needle.
Easy Garter Stitch Shawl Recipe - Free pattern - I'm a sucker for shawls and scarves
Sleepyhead Doll. My granddaughter loves her sleepyhead doll and takes her everywhere. This is an ideal pattern for the beginner, and it can be fun for the more skilled crocheter who wants to embellish and personalize the basic design. For photos and pattern link, see: http://www.lilcreates.com/lillians-blog/crocheted-sleepyhead-doll. Please post your photos of this doll in comments. I would love to see a growing family of sleepyheads.
Super cute and super quick, these 4 knit and 2 crochet designs were created with Lion Brand Wool-Ease Thick & Quick, the super bulky member of the Wool-Ease family. It has the feel, warmth, and softness of wool with the easy care of acrylic.