Make it in moss stitch...
Knits in this straightforward stitch
Moss stitch might look complicated, with its knobbly texture, but it's simple to knit: you just alternate rows of K1, P1 and P1, K1!
To get you started, here are some great moss-stitch patterns...
Carry it off
Trendy textured tote bag to make
Time for tea
Stylish moss-stitch tea cosy, designed by Martin Storey
Round-necked and ruffle-edged
Sweet - and swift to make
A casual cardigan with lapels and flap pockets