This Free Crochet pattern teaches how to make a scrunchy using the most basic stitches. All you need is scrap yarn and a rubber band. This will help with the ponytail beanie. Tells you how to get your yarn onto the rubber band/ponytail holder.
Scrumptious Scraps pattern, done in pretty colors. Lots of different looks with this depending on color choices & order of stripes. Size easy to adjust, good tips on Ravelry page. Scrumptious Scraps is the name of the pattern.
"Ruby" hexagon blanket, free pattern from Nova Seals. This is an easy granny hex; seven rounds using worsted & hook size 'G' makes an motif. **Check Ravelry Project Gallery for great color combos in mixed, solids, & neutrals.