I buy yarn in huge batches at yard sales when there's anything good in it. The result is that I end up with tons of good old Red Heart 4-ply worsted weight acrylic yarn that I really don't want, so I'm always trying to think up uses for it. This time I hit on something that should use up my whole stash by Christmas.
Here is my "bedroll" car throw.
(Sorry, I can see the handles, but can't figure out how to make it smaller.)
If anybody wants to make one of these, here are the directions:
It's pretty much a no-brainer. Just knit! (This one has a wide double-crochet border, but I don't like it so I won't do it that way again.)