Yarn: Crystal Palace Merino 5 Print, 2 balls in Seascape
Hook: M/N 9mm
Stitch used: Tunisian Diagonal Stitch
Star Hook Case from Alli Crafts blog
The tie is slip stitches instead of single chains.
Yarn is Cascade 220 Superwash
There is a wonderful tutorial for this stitch on the Crochet Spot blog.