size 5 needles
1 ball yarn
Cast on 44 stitches
(Stocking knit is one row of knit, one row of purl stitches)
K1,P1 across for 4 rows
*K1,P1 across for 4 rows
knit across one row
P1,K1 across for 4 rows
Purl across one row *
Repeat pattern from * to * until mesures 15cm (about 4x)
Knit off leaving long tail to sew together.
Fold square in half right sides facing each other
fold so seam is in the middle of the tube that you just created (Picture shown here is from Knitted Owl but it is the same concept)
sew top together
Embroider eyes and nose on the head
Enjoy your kitty.