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Forums > Tips and Sharing: New Crocheters' & Knitters
To Mother Hen
Posted by: tguy1241 (IP Logged)
Date: February 09, 2008 02:21PM

Hi everyone. I'm new to this website and thanks to you, I've already have found some very interesting pointers (the barrel counters, holding yarn).
I wanted to mention to Mother Hen: I know what you mean about crocheting your castons and bindoffs. I wasn't very happy with the way my knitted ons-and-offs turned out. Then I found Knitpicks website. If you ever want to try knitting the cast-ons and bind-offs, you might want to look at their website ( They show several methods for casting on and binding off, and they provide very clear pictures as well as video podcasts to demonstrate exactly how these are done. I've even gotten so bold that I now try slingshot cast-ons and Picot edgings! Of course, I can't say they look perfect, but that takes practice like everything else.

Subject Written By Posted
  Question about holding work 01/29/2008 06:09PM
  Re: Question about holding work crochetmom 01/29/2008 06:44PM
  Re: Question about holding work KT 01/29/2008 07:32PM
  Re: Question about holding work 01/30/2008 05:53AM
  Re: Question about holding work Alex 01/30/2008 02:10PM
  Re: Question about holding work Mother Hen 01/31/2008 09:22AM
  Re: Question about holding work 01/31/2008 05:53PM
  To Mother Hen tguy1241 02/09/2008 02:21PM
  Re: From Mother Hen To >> tguy1241 Mother Hen 02/09/2008 03:35PM

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