Cast on 42 sts. Begin K2, P2 Rib, ending with k 2. Work 2 more rows in rib, then change to St st.
Work even until piece measures 4” [10 cm] from beginning, ending with a WS row.
Dec Row 1 (RS) *K 2, k2tog; repeat from * across row, end k 2 – 32 sts.
Work 3 rows even.
Dec Row 2 (RS) *K 1, k2tog; repeat from * across row, end k 2 – 22 sts.
Work 1 row even.
Next (Eyelet) Row (RS) K 2, *yarn over, k2tog, k 1; repeat from * across row, end k 2.
Work in St st for 5 more rows. Bind off all sts.
Sew back seam. Cut 1 strand of yarn approximately 34” [86.5 cm] long and thread through
eyelets. Tie in a bow.