Light worsted weight yarn
Circular needles size 9 (5.5mm)
Ssk: Slip over 2 stitches. Knit them together.
S2k1p2: Slip two stitches knit wise. Knit the next stitch. pass over the two slipped stitches.
Knit: With yarn in the back of your work insert your needle from left to right. Wrap your yarn around the working needle and pull through stitch.
Purl: With your yarn in the front of the work, insert your needle from right to left at the front of your stitch. Wrap your yarn around the working needle and pull through stitch.
Cast on 174. Place marker.
Round 1: Knit
Round 2: Knit
Round 3: Knit
Round 4: *Yo, ssk, k1, k2tog, yo, k1* repeat from * to * all the way around.
Round 5: Knit
Round 6: K1, yo, s2k1p2, yo, k1, k1
Round 7: Knit
Round 8: Knit
Repeat Rounds 4-8 until desired width.
Knit two more rounds.