LEISURE ARTS-Quick Knit Afghans. The eight striking afghans in this book by Rita Weiss will have knitters of all skill levels rejoicing. These fun designs take advantage of big needles and multiple strands of medium or bulky weight yarn to make them quick to finish and perfect for your home or for gift giving. Knitters looking for a traditional pattern will enjoy making Rapid Ripple, while those who primarily want to relax may prefer Garter Greatness. So grab your needles and some yarn and get ready to make afghans that will amaze your family and friends in record time. Designs include Rapid Ripple, Southwest Landscape, Rosy Outlook, Sweet Honeycomb, Dazzling Peacock, Textured Arrowheads, Festive Tweed, and Garter Greatness. Needle sizes range from 11 to 17.