Begin Cast on 77 (123, 165, 181, 247) stitches. Row 1: *K1, p1, repeat from * to last stitch, k1. Row 2: *P1, k1, repeat from * to last stitch, p1. Row 3: Repeat Row 2. Row 4: Repeat Row 1. Repeat Rows 1-4 until work measures desired length. Bind off in stitch pattern and weave in the ends!
Adirondack LapThis Adirondack Lap Blanket (from "Twelve Months of Knitting") is so soft, you will love the way it feels! Made on 12mm needles with Rowan Big Wool, it will knit up quickly. Finished size: 34 x 42 inches.
Linen Stitch ~ This unusual knitting technique results in a surprisingly sturdy fabric with two good sides. This knit has a bit of sideways stretch but almost no vertical stretch. I use one size smaller knitting needles than the wrapper for the yarn recommends.