Today's stitches will be
Mitered Knit and Mitered Crochet
This is also know as domino knitting and modular knitting.
Odd number of stitches.
Cast on twice the number of stitches needed plus 1. Mark the center st.
R1: K to one stitch before the center, sl 1, k2tog, psso, k to the end.
Rep R1 and R2 until there is 1 st.
Ch twice as many sts as needed plus 2. Mark center sc
R1: sc in 2nd and rest of the ch.
R2: Sc to 1 st in front of marked st, sc3otg, sc to the end.
Rep R2 until there is 1 st left.