1.75 oz (50 g) smooth, light-colored, worsted-weight yarn
10 yds (10 m) smooth, contrasting-colored, worsted-weight yarn
US 7 (4.5 mm) straight or circular needles
Blunt darning needle
Sharp darning needle
Cast on 30 stitches.
Rows 1-10: *K1, P1; repeat from * to end.
Stockinette stitch section:
Row 11: Knit.
Row 12: K3, P24, K3.
Rows 13-30: Repeat Rows 11 and 12.
Seed stitch section:
Row 31: *K1, P1; repeat from * to end.
Row 32: *P1, K1; repeat from * to end.
Rows 33-40: Repeat Rows 31 and 32.
Second stockinette stitch section:
Row 41: Knit.
Row 42: K3, P24, K3.
Rows 43-60: Repeat Rows 41 and 42.
Garter stitch section:
Rows 61-70: Knit.
Bind off. Please don't weave in the yarn tails!
Techniques to be covered:
Joining new yarns into your work (same color vs. contrasting color)
Weaving ends diagonally/vertically/horizontally
Weaving ends using slippery yarns
Weaving ends into garter stitch, stockinette stitch, seed stitch, ribbing, lace
Weaving ends into stripes, Fair Isle, intarsia