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.
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Very Hungry Caterpillar - Adorable baby gift or costume! This doesn't link to a pattern but is easy to accomplish by changing up the colors on an existing pattern, then adding the simple details to the hat. Would work for knit or crochet.
Ravelry: Latte Baby Coat pattern by Lisa Chemery] A sweet, quick knit for a little one. Uses chunky yarn--Vintage Chunky would be great for this little coat. Washable, affordable and soft for a baby's skin.