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Math4Knitters, Crafty Living: Show 132

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Math4Knitters, Crafty Living: Show 132

This week, I continue with my Behm theme and chat with Sharon Coleman, inventor of the Knitting Abacus.

Behm Wash/Dish/Anycloth 2

I liked the first version of the cloth. However, since Blended Stripes is basically stockinette stitch with some slipped stitches thrown in, it didn’t lie perfectly flat. I tinkered with the numbers and came up with a version that has a garter-stitch edge. So, no curling at all, period. I like it.


Sharon schools me on being gracious when someone else doesn’t like your crafting, and we talk about the advantages and disadvantages of different row counters, including hers.