Originally Posted by Yarnlady
The rib stitch pattern requires your cast on to be a multiple of five.... 5, 10, 15, 20, etc. It takes five sts to do the stitch pattern. So if you are doing a gauge swatch and determine your cast on to be X number of sts, add or subtract enough sts to insure your cast on has a multiple of 5.
ok, it tells me to cast on 220 stitches......for the BODY...
then it says fancy rib stitch pattern (mulitple of 5 sts)
Rnd1: p1, *(k1tbl) three times, p2, rep from * to last 4 sts, k3, p1
Then it says rep rnds 1-4 for pattern