Just like a giant basket weave pattern, only easier! This is fun to make and after you have a few block rows done , you will remember the pattern easily. This is knitted in worsted weight yarn, and knitting needles US # 10.5. The easy in working this pattern, make this knit up fast! Finished size is about 50 by 54. There are hints included on how to knit up one for a twin bed cover!