Will try it for a prayer shawl - Granny ripple~this would make a gorgeous baby afghan! Also a good prayer shawl I think. Pattern comes from The Linus Project, so it is an opportunity for a charity project.
Illuminate Crochet: Remix Friday: Mexican Waves Scarf - free pattern of basic stitch on Ravelry. See "adrgau's Mexican Waves" on Ravelry and then go to comments to find out which yarn she used and how to do fringe.