Cast on 60 sts. Begin with a k row, work in St st for 30 rows.
Row 31(RS) K 22, loosely bind off next 16 sts for first slit, k 22.
Row 32 (WS) P 22, cast on 16 sts, p 22.
Rows 33-62 Work in St st.
Rows 63 & 64 Repeat Rows 31 and 32 for second slit.
Rows 65-94 Work in St st.
Rows 95 & 96 Repeat Rows 31 & 32 for third slit.
Work in St st for 30 more rows. Bind off all stitches loosely.
Weave in ends.
Put right arm in slit one. Wrap across back of body and put left arm in slit two. Wrap across
front of body and put right arm in slit three. Alternately, put head through second slit, right arm
through first slit, and left arm through third slit.
The garment may be knitted without slits (simply cast on 60 sts and knit the entire garment in
Stockinette stitch) and worn as a shawl.