WHAT YOU'LL NEED
Approx 152.5 cm [60&rdquo] long x 81.5 cm [32&rdquo deep (at deepest point).
18 sts and 24 rows = 10 cm [4&rdquo] in stocking stitch.
Approx = Approximate(ly)
Dec = Decrease(ing)
Inc = Increase(ing)
K = Knit
K2tog = Knit next 2 stitches together
Rep = Repeat
Ssk = Slip next 2 stitches knitwise one at a time. Pass them back onto left-hand needle, then knit
through back loops together.
St(s) = Stitch(es)
WS = Wrong side
Yfwd = Yarn forward
Cast on 3 sts.
1st row: (WS). Knit.
2nd row: K2. yfwd. K1. 4 sts.
3rd and alt rows: Knit.
4th row: K2. yfwd. Knit to end of row. 5 sts.
6th row: K2. yfwd. Knit to end of row. 6 sts.
7th row: As 3rd row. Rep last 2 rows, inc 1 st every other row until piece measures approx 81.5 cm [32"] along straight edge, ending on a 7th row.
Beg dec: 1st row: ssk. K1. yfwd. ssk. Knit to end of row.
2nd row: Knit. Rep last 2 rows, dec 1 st every other row until there are 4 sts.
Next row: K2. ssk. 3 sts.
Next row: Knit.
Next row: K1. ssk. 2 sts.
Next row: K2tog. Fasten off.