5mm needles (US 8). 4 & 5mm circular needles (US 6 & 8).
Yarn needles : round pointed for seaming and pointy for sewing in the ends.
Work with 3 strands of the mohair:
Stockinette stitch (st st) :
Inc. 1st. 3 st. from the edges (on the right side of the work):
On the right (ie start of the row), knit 3, increase in the 4th st by knitting once in the leg of the st
below then in the 4th st itself.
On the left (ie end of row), work to the last 3 st, knit into the leg of the st below then into the st, k2.
Dec. 1 st. 3 st. from the edges (on the right side of the work)