Ravelry: Nemo Mittens pattern by Sigurlaug Eva Stefansdottir IDEA: could expand this idea and make Finding Nemo character mittens for all the kids - Nemo, Dory, Bruce, Gil, etc.
Free Knitting Pattern for Fox Slippers - Knit flat with ears, nose and tail sewn on and embroidered eyes. Pattern has photo tutorial. Designed by Louise Walker for Mollie Makes who says this is suitable for beginners
I need to learn better knit. Still Light Tunic (or dress) by Veera Välimäki. Fingering weight yarn for a super light sweater that fits any season. Worked in one piece from top down makes checking the fit as you knit possible. Love the pockets.