Finished. I didn't do the extended rows, this is long because I crochet loose. I left off the last row before the boarder, the SC row, because I didn't want it too tight and sometimes that is tight on my projects. Did not block.
In using the yarn and hook suggested.
Premier Yarns Cotton Fair Solids
3 skeins = 951.0 yards (869.6 meters), 300 grams (almost all of them)