Purple Mountains Majesty was knit using Caron Simply Soft, and the color is Violet (9908). The pattern is called Reverse Stockinette Stitch Chevrons from the book, knit & purl.
Here's Grand Canyon Sunset. The yarn is Caron Simply Soft, and the color is Mango (9502). The pattern is called Purl Triangles from the same book (a GREAT stitch reference, by the way)!