Great idea: "For this blanket, Jane used double moss stitch and knit five "scarves" that were then sewn into one big blanket." Find a scarf pattern (or two) and then make scarves in to a blanket. More interesting than knitting a whole blanket!
Free Knitting Pattern Star Stitch Scarf - Morgen Dämmerung’s Holding Hands, Feeding Ducks Scarf features an easy all-over star stitch that can be adapted to almost any yarn. Pictured project by Hatodd.
Pinner says: Missoni-esque scarf. Looks like linen stitch using multiple colors of variegated yarns - one color per row. Liked that the knitter knit into the back of the loop of the first and last stitches to tighten them.
Turning the corner in a saxon braid. Poster talks about using an Android app, "Little Knitter" to help figure out how to turn a corner on a braid edging. Original straight design by Nicky Epstein. ^ I might need to relearn knitting - this is gorgeous!