Bulky Crochet blanket - thinking this will be a nice winter time project. Per another pinner's comments: Rows of half-double crochet done in the back loops only, using bulky (weight class or super-bulky (weight class yarn with a P or even Q size hook.
So pretty~ Soft Stripes Throw - free crochet pattern - easy level! This looks like a really good stash buster pattern. It also is a modular pattern like those mile-a-minute patterns so you could take one panel with you to work on.