What you needdouble worsted yarn (8 ply)
Size 10 (6 mm) Needles
Using double yarn (2 strands) Cast on 10 stitches and knit the *pattern until you have 3 inch.
*Knit one row
*K1, P1 to end of next row.
These 2 rows form the *pattern
When work measures 3 inch K1, increase into next st, K1 to the end (15sts)
Now continue in *pattern until work measures approx. 45 inches or desired belt length. Cast off.
The first 3 inch is used to secure the buckle.
When buckle is in place thread through buckle and fold back on the inside of the belt. The smooth side is the wrong side, stitch in place.
The width of the beck can be changed to any desired thickness, But always use double yarn for strength.
You can use 2 different color strands for a contrasting look.