You're going to be limited because you only have one skein, but how about a narrow scarf like this? She used two colors, but no reason you can't use one...although it may be shorter. Click patterns and then fling.
Here's another -
Oh wait...you said no lace. Well you could use large needles and cast on a small amount and then just do garter stitch. It would be beautiful and lacy w/o really trying. :teehee: