Tutorial for attractive cast on edge detail . Free tutorial with pictures on how to cast on in under 10 minutes by knitting with yarn. How To posted by Hand Knitted Things. in the Yarncraft section Difficulty: Cost: No cost.
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Cocoknits Tutorial: No More Estimating Tail Length for a Long Tail CO // Use this technique to avoid estimating for a long tail cast on. You'll get the neat edge of the long-tail method without the fuss.
Make Your Cast on Fancier with the Frilled Cast on
The Frilled Cast On is extremely simple and gives a pretty, frilled edge that looks like crochet and blocks quite flat on a Stockinette Stitch piece. It is a good match for the Picot Bind Off, and is a nice alternative to Ribbing, Garter or Mo.
When adding a new color, never knot! Instead, join new yarns neatly and invisibly at the beginning of a row. Knots have a way of coming untied and working themselves to the front of your work when you least expect it. We recommend this method: Place the n