Colorblock Top - from Vogue Knitting Magazine, Early Fall (I've made this in a heavy worsted yarn in this colour scheme and it's lovely! I wear it as a sweater vest - my cowl is ribbed and thicker than the one here.
Pine Cone Mulch - an attractive border and maybe a practical way to keep dogs and cats out of your garden beds. As they breakdown, they will add nutrients to your garden too. Pine cones also look great as a decorative mulch for container gardens.