http://www.cs.arizona.edu/patterns/weaving/periodicals/dad_7.pdf Scroll down to February 1965, and you will find this novelty checks pattern. I have always liked this draft, and I thought it would make excellent dishtowels! I would love to feel this texture:
I also would like to copy Sharon's tea towels for a summertime project! They are so beautiful! She was kind enough to share the pattern with me and I can't wait to dig in! Here is a picture of her finished towels:
The colors are AMAZING and it's all from 1 warp!!!
And there's always my rainbow yarn that I spun up last week.