This pattern is for an easy, reversible afghan or lap throw. It can be knit in any worsted weight yarn. (Or try "baby" yarn for a baby blanket.) The pattern is written and is easily remembered for a perfect project while sitting in front of the t.v, or at a sit 'n knit! The afghan has a large garter stitch border, and then "cubes" set in a background of stockinette/reverse stockinette stitch. BASIC SKILLS NECESSARY Stitches used in this pattern are knit and purl. GAUGE 4 stitches/inch in stockinette stitch SIZING / FINISHED MEASUREMENTS Afghan - 50" x 60" Lap Throw - 43" x 56"