I barely know anything about crocheting, but I can't get this type of blanket/afghan out of my head. But look at all the colors you need! Isn't that going to take a ton of yarn? Does anyone want to share yarn for a project like this?
The Hoover Blanket - "The techniques used in creating Mrs. Hoover's blanket are really not difficult. If you can work ribbing and slip a stitch, you've got all the skills you need to try double-knitting. "