Knit a shawl, wrap, or poncho in just one weekend? Yes, it 's possible! These 11 designs can all be made in a short time, whether it 's a standard weekend of Friday night through Monday morning, an extended holiday weekend, or a couple of days where you settle in and really get lost in your work. Quick projects like these are great when you need a new fashion accessory or a gift for a special day. But even if you take your time and just enjoy the relaxing experience of knitting, you end up with something beautiful to wear or to give to someone who needs a warm hug.