Knotted Openwork

Knotted Openwork Textured Knitting. This  is a fun pattern, like the way the colors blended together. Pattern is easy and would make an awesome blanket.

Honeycomb

Diamond Honeycomb Slipped stitch pattern. Skills Required: Knit, Purl, Slip stitch and Knit stitch under loose strands

Two-Color Brioche

Brioche Stitch in Two Colors in Knitting. It is not terribly difficult and makes for a wonderfully smooshy fabric.

Seafoam

Seafoam Drop Stitch Pattern. It is fun and easy to make, and looks beautiful in a variegated yarn.

Fretwork

Fretwork Mosaic Knitting. This is a good first pattern for trying color work and slipped stitches.