The way I'm doing the linen stitch is:
CO an even number of sts
Row 1: (K1, wyif sl1) repeat to end of row, ending with sl1
Row 2: (P1, wyib sl1) repeat to end of row, ending with sl1
Stitches are slipped purlwise
should open a PDF file which I've printed out. The BO she recommends is unusual IME.
The link worked for me on preview but just in case, it's from this page
, 2nd paragraph under the first illustration.
This half linen stitch
was actually what I had in mind when I came across the video and decided to try the 2 color pattern. I'm now stitching up my Kindle case. Maybe I'll get it done tonight.