How to knit an "X" and "O" pattern

I love the Besotted Scarf on the Hello Yarn site: http://www.helloyarn.com/besottedcarf.htm

I would really like to create a baby blanket with a similar X and O pattern. However, I’d prefer the X’s and O’s to be more widely spaced and without the ribbing between rows.

Has anyone ever seen a similar pattern (doesn’t have to be for a blanket, but something I could adapt)? Or does anyone have any suggestions on adapting the Besotted pattern?

Thank you so much! :happydance:

http://www.knitting-and.com/knitting/patterns/afghans/hugsnkisses.htm

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