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Technique Tuesday

This cast on is wonderful! It creates a beautifully rounded beginning to 1×1 ribbing – Tubular Cast On using Judy’s Magic Cast On. I created a new video on my YouTube channel here so you can follow along: … 19 more words

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Knit For Crocheters Series Day 3: The Long Tail Cast On

This was the number one reason it took me so long to learn to knit. Reading a book might help you with the motions of creating a cast on, but it doesn’t tell you all the problems you might encounter and how to overcome them to make a cast on you can actually work into. 140 more words


Technique Tuesday

And another Long Tail Cast On variation – a Cross-Over version. Isn’t it pretty?

There’s a little video here:

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Jeny's Surprisingly Stretchy Cast On

This is a tutorial for Jeny Staiman’s surprisingly stretchy cast on. She also has a surprisingly stretchy bind off, which I will hopefully write a tutorial for someday soon. 349 more words


Knitted Picot Cast On

This knitted cast on creates bumps along the cast on edge. It’s stretchy, so it’s great for socks, hats, sweater necks and anything else you need to be stretchy! 196 more words



Yep, the Single Project Status didn’t last long ;)

Last week I started a vintage style cardigan, which is making good progress, but it isn’t the best travel knitting. 123 more words