Cast on 126 stitches. Place marker for beginning of round. Join by working the first stitch on the left hand needle with the working yarn from the right hand needle, being careful not to twist stitches.
Rounds 1-4: *Knit 3, purl 3; repeat from * around.
Rounds 5-8: *Purl 3, knit 3; repeat from * around.
Repeat Rounds 1-8 until piece measures 9 in. (23 cm) from beginning, end with a Row 4 or a Row 8.
Weave in ends.