Knitting one-row button holes: A simple method for creating a button hole in a knitted work. If the button you're using is 4 stitches wide, make a 3-stitch buttonhole; for a 5-st-wide button, make a 4-stitch buttonhole, & etc.
#Knitting_Stitch - "A Simpler Honeycomb - In this stitch you only cross one in front or back. You can learn to do this without cable needles. Great texture and depth in this simple stitch." comment via #KnittingGuru