Kiyona is a super-fast to knit and a great beginner project.
Knit entirely in the round, you can have this done in an evening.
This is designed for super bulky yarn, but you can use double bulky, or use 4 strands of worsted or aran yarn.
Super Bulky (5-6 wpi) ?
9 stitches and 12 rows = 4 inches
US 11 - 8.0 mm
US 15 - 10.0 mm
70 - 90 yards (64 - 82 m)
Size – Teen(Medium Adult, Large Adult)