Doesn't my daughter look thrilled ...haha
HDC....Half double crochet
worsted weight yarn
row1... ch2 hdc in each ch. join
row2-24... ch2, hdc around, join.
Turn "tube" inside out pull working yarn through. Pinch into "plus sign" shape (see picture) creating 4 corners with working yarn at the end of one corner SC to center. Slip stitch up to the end of next corner, then SC back down to center repeat for 3rd corner and lastly SC straight up the 4th side fasten off at the end of the corner.
flip right side out VOILA!!!