The very first step for any knitting project is casting on! Ready to get started? Watch the video below, or check out our tutorials for even more methods.
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There's more than one way to cast on! Discover a few more of our favorite techniques, plus a few specialty approaches, with these FREE tutorials.
This cast-on has many names. The backwards loop, loop, thumb method, single cast-on, and e-wrap cast-on. This can be used to start your project or to create stitches in the body of your work. It’s great for a beginning knitter, as it's easy and quick to learn. Our pictures will help guide you through this splendidly simple cast-on.
Once you've casted on, you're finally at the fun part! To keep you stitching successfully, we're sharing a few of our favorite resources. Enjoy!
Master new cast-ons and bind-offs to achieve the results you want with yarn shop owner and instructor Aurora Sisneros.