Knitting Help - Casting-On Many Stitches

Publié le par Spirou Bobine

Ever start casting-on using the long-tail method, only to find out that you haven't left yourself enough of a tail? Starting over after you've cast-on more than 100 stitches is a drag! Here are a couple of tricks to fix that.

Links to things you'll see in the video:

The Ravelry page for the pink shawl I'm wearing:
http://www.ravelry.com/patterns/library/summer-blooms-shawl

My personal Ravelry page for that shawl (includes yarn details):
http://www.ravelry.com/projects/verypink/summer-blooms-shawl

The Ravelry page for the green scarf on the mannequin:
http://www.ravelry.com/patterns/library/hitchhiker

My personal Ravelry page for that scarf (includes yarn details):
http://www.ravelry.com/projects/verypink/hitchhiker

The stitch markers I'm using are from Rycrafty Etsy Store:
http://www.etsy.com/shop/rycrafty?ref=seller_info

The needles I'm using are Addi Turbos (widely available)

The yarn I'm using is Malabrigo Worsted, color Deja Vu:
http://www.ravelry.com/yarns/library/malabrigo-yarn-merino-worsted

Ever start casting-on using the long-tail method, only to find out that you haven't left yourself enough of a tail? Starting over after you've cast-on more than 100 stitches is a drag! Here are a couple of tricks to fix that. Links to things you'll see in the video: The Ravelry page for the pink shawl I'm wearing: http://www.ravelry.com/patterns/library/summer-blooms-shawl My personal Ravelry page for that shawl (includes yarn details): http://www.ravelry.com/projects/verypink/summer-blooms-shawl The Ravelry page for the green scarf on the mannequin: http://www.ravelry.com/patterns/library/hitchhiker My personal Ravelry page for that scarf (includes yarn details): http://www.ravelry.com/projects/verypink/hitchhiker The stitch markers I'm using are from Rycrafty Etsy Store: http://www.etsy.com/shop/rycrafty?ref=seller_info The needles I'm using are Addi Turbos (widely available) The yarn I'm using is Malabrigo Worsted, color Deja Vu: http://www.ravelry.com/yarns/library/malabrigo-yarn-merino-worsted

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