Diagonal Basketweave Cable Stitch pattern Cast on mulitples of 4 Row *slip 2 sts to cable needle at the back, from cable needle; rep from * to last 2 sts, Row purl Row *slip 2 sts to cable needle at the front, from cable needle; rep from * to end Row purl
The Frilled Cast On is extremely simple and gives a pretty, frilled edge that looks like crochet and blocks quite flat on a Stockinette Stitch piece. It is a good match for the Picot Bind Off, and is a nice alternative to Ribbing, Garter or Moss
I probably run across this style dresser at least monthly! Kicking Ass Crafting: Refinishing Furniture - I love the idea of painting the top the black color - gives it that slate countertop sort of look.