This swatch shows the stitch pattern knit with bulky homespun wool.
500gms of bulky wool or any yarn to suit gauge.
18sts to 10cm over pattern stitch
90cm long x 67.5cm wide
Cast on 123 stitches and work as follows:
Knit 6 rows to form border,
Every row: *K3, P3; repeat to last 3 stitches, K3
Continue until work measures 88cm from cast on.
Knit 6 rows
Finishing: Darn in loose ends on wrong side and block
Copyright 2001 Sarah Bradberry. Adapted from a 19th century source.