Category - Casting XXX
Many people have trouble doing this, but after you get used to it, its better. Support might be helpful, and dont expect to do it on your first try. In knitting, casting on with the thumb method is quick and easy, but the thumb cast-on (sometimes called e-loop) doesnt look as nice as the cable cast-on and it isnt easy to knit into. The two-strand and cable cast-on methods should be your first choice for beginning a project. This is the first cast-on method i learned, and i used it for quite a while, until i figured out its one drawback. While this method makes casting-on easy, it can make knitting your first row very difficult, as its hard to keep an even tension. Com for free tutorials, projects and more! This video shows how to do a long tail cast on, using the thumb method. welcome to my very first knitting tutorial on this channel where today i shall be showing you how to cast on in two ways. The first cast on method is the best for getting you used to knitting and. There are many ways of casting on and here we describe a one needle method and a two needle method. The thumb method (one needle) is used whenever a less noticeable, very elastic edge is needed, or when the rows immediately after the cast on edge are worked in garter stitch or stocking stitch. Knitting lessons cast on techniques all knitting starts with casting on. This creates loops on the needle which will become the first row of stitches. Here i present four cast on techniques which are the most commonly used.