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Cast On: Cygnus Vanilla Socks

I managed to steal a few moments alone on my birthday to cast on some of my birthday yarn. I turned this…

Into this… 19 more words


Knitting - My Cast on Mania

This week is a good week (so far anyway), we’re waiting on test results, but it’s going to be all good I can feel it in my bones.   617 more words


Long Tail Cast On

The long tail cast on is one of my favourite cast on methods if you need your edge to be stretchy. This is the case in quite a few of my patterns and so I thought I would give you this photo tutorial of how to do a Long Tail Cast On. 247 more words

Cast On

Beginnings (& Don't Miss the Giveaway!)

**Help me celebrate the knittingthestash YouTube channel launch: visit the blogpost OR the channel and enter to win an awesome one-of-a-kind handspun skein of yarn!  All you have to do is leave a comment in either place! 230 more words


Two-Colour Cast On

I used this Two-Colour Cast On to start my Lambton Panes shawl. I chose this cast on to mimic the slipped-stitch garter stripe edging that runs along the top edge of the shawl. 208 more words


Casting On & Into Deep Water

Welcome back!

In this post, we’ll be learning how to cast on. First, you’ll need needles and yarn. I recommend beginning with a larger set of both. 693 more words


Casting on... Magic Cast On for Toe Up Socks

Baby’s hat is blocking so it’s cast on time again. I love cast on time and this time it’s a new cast on for me. I’ve picked a pattern with a number of new skills this time so there’s likely to be a few posts about it that get my blog back to it’s orginal purpose of keeping all my knitting ‘stuff’ in one place so I can find it in the future. 197 more words