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Cast On: Another Baby Sophisticate

A dear friend from literally pre-school is having a little baby boy. She and her husband worked and prayed very hard for this miracle. So I want to make something extra special. 84 more words


Cast Ons: Double Chain

an alternative to an I-Cord Cast On – great look!

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Casting on

Let’s do this.

We’re ready to get knitting now, but before we can start churning out interesting swatches, funky scarves, jumpers or anything else, we need to get the stitches onto the needles in the first place. 310 more words


Everything you Ever Wanted to Know about the Long Tail Cast On

This video shows how to do the long tail cast on. First is a very quick refresher for those who already know how to do it, followed by an in depth discussion of how to do the long tail cast on effectively. 2,509 more words


Cast On: Dad's Camo Socks

Due to my recent knitting ennui, I decided just to cast on some vanilla socks to get a jump on next year’s Christmas knitting. I pulled some Cascade Heritage 150 Prints from my stash. 113 more words


First Step to Learn How to Knit - Casting on: Backwards Loop

After deciding I wanted to learn how to knit, picking up a few skeins of worsted weight yarn and a few pairs of knitting needles, I realized the first thing I needed to learn was how to get the stitches on the needles.  296 more words