Bee Keepers Quilt - absolutely beautiful! it'd be a good way to use up all my odds and ends. just another hexie quilt to keep on tap :)
Ravelry: mamatronic's Lady Bat
Ravelry: gussie's astor (designed by Norah Gaughan and FREE download on Ravelry)
FREE KNITTING PATTERN
Ravelry: # 130 Back Bay Poncho pattern by Leslie Scanlon
Ravelry: Svipser's Flax (Test).....free pattern
http://thebrownstitch.com/blog/ (free knit patterns) (puppy vest)
Four techniques to try to improve knitting speed by Stephanie Mason: Continental, Lever, and Flick knitting or just knit more often.