This crochet baby blanket uses a variation of the bean stitch called the mini-bean or baby bean stitch to produce all that yummy texture you see there! And guess what? I have a video tutorial to get you started with this project if you need it!
Mermaids tail cocoon pattern by Natalie Webster- My Wide Eyed World
Scrap Yarn Crochet: Free Yarn Cross Crochet Pattern, make a bit longer and could be a bookmark. (My Nanny, Margaret Lehr Werkheiser, made me one of these out of crochet thread. She added a tassel at the bottom of hers.