Simple knitted blanket - requires no pattern It is a basic stockinette square with a seed stitch row at each color change and with a garter stitch border by olga
Knit pillows. by Allison Newhouse, via Flickr
A helpful article on how to seam knitted pieces together, covering different techniques
From "the good stitch" » Fricknits’ scarf - a happy use of a very simple repeat pattern and an inspired choice of a "pretty color" with "an ugly color":
Double Knitting Tutorial! Wonderful! Now I can add another technique to my knitting!