is there a small, simple, quick pattern you might recommend to get started (i.e., NOT a sweater. :))
Here are two I like-If you like golf, here are some cute golf club covers.[SIZE=2][Polka-Dot Scarf](http://www.lionbrand.com/patterns/70529AD.html?noImages=)[/SIZE]
Ravelry search results Have fun looking
Can't get much simpler than a dishcloth! http://homepage.mac.com/iwearyellow/lavendarlimeknits/Personal38.htmlhttp://creativecarissa.blogspot.com/2007/02/finally-skully-dish-cloth-pattern.html
Or a baby bib! http://coldwellbankerkt.blogspot.com/2008/04/diykittens-easy-intarsia-baby-bib.html
Thanks...these are great ideas!
Just knit up some swatches to practice