I just finished an Afghan for my daughter. I used the "Designer Shawl" pattern created by Karin Skacel Haack. I had to add on to the length and the width in order to make it 48"x70".
so I've only been at this for a week or so, but I seem to be doing pretty okay.
I do not think I can get the picture on the site so here is a link to it:
I made a cute little lamb this weekend during a knit class in Monrovia, CA with Janice Rosema - he was so much fun to make... and I LOVE the Ozark Handspun yarn