Skill Level: Intermediate
3" wide unstretched, 8" long (7.5cm x 20cm)
Yarn: 1 ball of worsted weight yarn ex. Red Heart Comfort
Needles: 1 #8US (5mm) circular for magic loop OR 1 set #8US (5mm) DPN(s) OR size needed to match gauge.
1 stitch marker
1 tapestry needle
Gauge: 18 sts and 24 rows in Stockinette stitch in the round to make 4x4" (10x10 cm)
Special skills: This pattern was made in the round using the magic loop method. You can also use the double pointed needles to get the same results.
*K2, P2, *repeat to end of round
Continue working in (k2, p2) ribbing pattern for 8 inches or your desired length.
Bind off in pattern.
Notes: When using a circular needle, divide the stitches in half and knit as per method of Magic Loop. If using double pointed needles (dpn) place 12 stitches on three needles and use the forth needle to knit in a circle.
Finishing: Weave in ends.
K2,P2: Rib Pattern
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