Friday 02/23/2018, 9:00 am - 10:30 am
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Not Your Grandma's Long-tail Cast-on with JC Briar
Did you know the long-tail cast-on comes in many flavors? Learn variations that create superior sproing (yes, that's a technical term), a comfy rounded edge, and extra decorative appeal. Find out how to cast on so that you can work your first row as a right-side row, and still get the smooth side of the cast-on on the outside of your work. Discover ways of getting the long-tail cast-on to blend in with ribbing.
__Smooth, light-colored, #4 (worsted-weight) yarn in two colors
__needles of a size appropriate for the yarn.
__Knitting Basics including sharp scissors, notebook, pen or pencil with eraser, stitch markers, blunt tapestry needles (large and small), flexible tape measure, small calculator, and needles and crochet hooks of various sizes.
Sharp scissors, notebook, pen or pencil with an eraser, stitch markers, blunt tapestry needles (large and small), flexible tape measure, small calculator, and needles & crochet hooks of various sizes.