Waffle Ribbed Neck Gaiter for the Troops
© Beth Koskie, November 2009
100% wool or natural animal fiber WW yarn
Size 7 or 8 needles (flats or 16” circulars)
If using size 7 needles, cast on 96 sts.
If using size 8 needles, cast on 92 sts.
If using circulars, place marker and being careful to not twist, join.
Work in K2, P2 ribbing for 8 rows/rounds.
Work waffle rib pattern as follows:
Knit 2 rows/rounds stockinette.
Knit 2 rows/rounds of K2, P2 ribbing.
Repeat these four rows/rounds until the piece is about 9-10” long.
Work in K2, P2 ribbing for 8 more rows/rounds.
Bind off loosely. If done flat, sew seam. Weave in ends.