Crossed Stockinette Stitch is no more difficult than the garden variety, but it looks a lot more interesting when it's finished. Unfortunately, it does still curl like the standard stuff, so when you use this in a sampler afghan you might want to plan for a border that will eliminate some of the curl.
- about 100 yards of the worsted weight yarn of your choice (I used Plymouth Encore color 1231
- one pair size 8 US knitting needles
- scissors and yarn needle
20 stitches per 4 inches, or 5 stitches per inch.
12 by 12 inch block.