A provisional cast-on keeps cast-on stitches “live” so that they can be knit later. It’s a very useful technique when you’re not sure what kind of edging you’ll want or how long to make something. Get the how-to from Purl Bee.
Russian Bind Off- one of my absolute favorites!
Invisible Ribbed Bind-Off - A Stretchy Invisible Bind-Off for 1x1 ribbing on socks with Lia Gat
BO - Bind Off with Lia Gat
Magic Loop Knitting - Knitting in the Round on Magic Loop. Never use DPN again. Magic Loop solves all the problems inherent in other forms of round knitting, plus, it's easier, faster, and more fun!
Emily Ocker's Circular Cast-On (Magic Ring Cast-On) is an easy way to cast on in the center of a circular project. It makes makes a perfect circle that you can pull tight, so there's no hole in the center of your project.
If Your Cast-On Is Too Tight - Use Two Needles
Garter Tab Cast-On For Triangular Shawls
Chinese Waitress Cast On The Chinese Waitress Cast-On is a beautiful, reversible, and stretchy short-tail cast-on. And it has a great name! See the photo tutorial and blog post at http://knitfreedom.com/cast-ons/chine...
Eyelet Cast-On Tutorial
OP: How to weave in ends while knitting. One of her favorite and most-used tutorials..
the yarnover bind-off: a nice even edge that stretches and lays flat even on Stockinette stitch. This technique works great on toe-up socks or on top-down hats or sweaters — anything where you need a stretchy bound-off edge on a cuff.
I think this is the best bind off for toe-up socks. It's elastic, stretchy, quick and super, super easy.
Hey fellow knitters!! Have you ever had to cast on hundreds of stitches and then have to do it AGAIN and AGAIN because you didn't allow enough yarn? I certainly have... Annoyo! Verypink.com shows you two tricks to prevent this from every happening again. (FYI, this is an awesome knitting help site.)
Twisted German Cast On
How to cast on for over 200 stitches. Brilliant!
Russian cast off tutorial, stretchy, good for rib and here it is, my favorite cast off!!!
Good-bye Kitchener. Great way to close up bottom of booties stitches or similar circular tubes.
TECHknitting: Working in too-short ends: a classic dressmaker's trick, handy for knitters
Åsa Tricosa's Winding (provisional) cast on for circular knitting - the simplest-ever provisional cast on
Invisible / tubular bind off for k1p1...very stretchy.
My new go-to bind off.
10 ways to work in ends in knitting