Nine alternating boxes of squares. Works up quickly on size 10-1/2 needles in three panels; provisional cast ons, garter border bands, cross sts at intersections, invisible joins, thick band edge top stitch for the finishing touch. Additional notes for advanced knitters wishing to work body in one piece. Lots and lots of how tos/with photos for each step; bulky wt yarn; 55” sq. Intermediate skill level.