Old-Norwegian Cast-On

The Old-Norwegian cast-on is one of my favorites for hats, mittens/gloves, and cuff-down socks. It leaves an incredibly clean edge while giving enough stretch to fit comfortably on brims, cuffs, sleeves, etc. Aliases of the Old-Norwegian Cast-on; Twisted German, Elastic Long-Tail Directions Step 1: Make READ MORE

Cable Cast-On

The Cable Cast-On leaves a tidy firm edge that isn’t terribly stretchy. It’s my go-to for adding on stitches to the end of rows for applied lace bind-offs, picot bind-offs, creating buttonholes, and for casting on in preparation for Garter Tabs. Step 1: Make a READ MORE