Here's a great Fisherman Knit Afghan - the pattern is FREE from the folks at Michael's Crafts.
Lion Brand Fishermans Wool Yarn- Oatmeal 6 Balls or
Color of Your Choice
Lion Brand Knitting Needles Size 9 (5.5 mm)
Lion Brand Cable Needle
Lion Brand Large-Eyed Blunt Needle http://www.michaels.com/Lion-Brand%C2%AE-Knit-Fisherman%E2%80%99s-Sampler-Afghan/e08112
Love the idea of doing a sampler afghan - cos having loads of stitches is just too heavy for my poor little shoulders but I think I could manage this one. I love cables, I think they look and feel so cuddly and rustic, especially in an afghan.
Thanks for posting it - very nice.