Numerical Knitting

January 26, 2007

Pretty hand and a quest

Filed under: General,Knitting,Teaching — by bethc @ 3:48 pm

First this is my pretty hand. Thanks to the remarkable talents of an amazing woman I, along with all of my students, now have this beautiful mehndi. Every year I am left in awe of her talent to create these beautiful designs on lots of people in a short time, all free-hand.

Next, I am about to start a two-colored pinwheel blanket. I love the way this one looks, but alas there is no link for this mysterious Beth. Anyone know her? I would really like to know how many rounds she did and/or how she worked out the stripes. Anyone? Anyone?


  1. I love the mehndi on your hand!!! I think that would be beautiful if embroidered on a glove. I might be getting some ideas here…

    Love the blanket too! That will be great!

    Comment by Brandy — January 26, 2007 @ 4:24 pm |Reply

  2. Prettttty.

    Perhaps if you emailed “Larissmix” (the blogger) she’d put you in touch with otherBeth. To me, it looks like the stripes proportionally increase, sort of like this:
    center blue…
    2 green
    12 blue
    4 green
    10 blue
    6 green
    8 blue
    8 green
    6 blue
    10 green
    4 blue
    12 green
    2 blue

    Comment by Amber — January 26, 2007 @ 5:05 pm |Reply

  3. That mehndi is too cool!

    Comment by isel — January 28, 2007 @ 11:41 am |Reply

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