Helendale is a great starter project for a beginner, but interesting enough for someone more advanced.
This is knit from side to side and can be easily adjusted depending on how much yarn you have.
This is worked with the yarn doubled throughout.
This has lots of colors, but is designed to have almost no ends to weave in.
Yarn – Seawall Fibers Luxe Fingering
Needle – 9 us (5.50 mm)
Gauge – 14 stitches = 4” inches
Yardage – 2100 yards
420 yards each of 5 different colors