While I often enjoy the projects that are longer and more involved, sometimes it's nice to just bang out a quick project!
I can't find that I blogged it, but last fall I bought a skein of worsted yarn from Gauge Dye Works (via Indie Untangled), in the colorway Field and Pasture.
Ravelry link), but made it a bit wider than called for.
The blocking added some length, so it's now almost my wingspan, long enough to throw over one shoulder, and softened it a bit (not that it wasn't soft before). This took less than two weeks, and I'm delighted with it!