Honeycomb is a fun and flirty variation on the neck warmer. It knits up quickly on size seven needles with two different lace patterns.
24 stitches over 4 inches in stitch pattern two
I started knitting in graduate school after watching a friend working furiously on a baby blanket for a nephew-to-be. With a four hour statistics class looming in front of me, creating something with some string and a couple of sticks was very appealing. So I bought a copy of Vogue Knitting, some bamboo needles, two balls of Filatura di Crosa Zara and I taught myself how to knit.