Approx 38" square.
8 sts and 13 rows = 4" in stocking st.
Cast on 75 sts. Do not join. Working back and forth across needle in rows, proceed as follows.
Knit 3 rows noting 1st row is WS.
Proceed in Basketweave St Pat as follows:
1st row: (RS). Knit.
2nd row: K8. *P3. K5. Rep from * to last 3 sts. K3.
3rd row: K3. P5. *K3. P5. Rep from * to last 3 sts. K3.
4th row: As 2nd row.
5th row: Knit.
6th row: K4. P3. *K5. P3. Rep from * to last 4 sts. K4.
7th row: K3. P1. K3. *P5. K3. Rep from * to last 4 sts. P1. K3.
8th row: As 6th row.
These 8 rows form Basketweave St Pat.
Cont in pat until work from beg measures approx 37", ending on a 1st or 5th row of pat.
Knit 2 rows.
Cast off (WS).
Approx = Approximately
Beg = Begin(ning)
Cont = Continue(ing)
K = Knit
P = Purl
Pat = Pattern
Rep = Repeat
RS = Right side
St(s) = Stitch(es)
WS = Wrong side