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Cast On

The Educational Journal for Knitters

The Official Publication of The Knitting Guild Association

nOVEMBER 2014-jANUARY 2015


By Arenda Holladay

At this time of year my thoughts turn to decorating for the holidays and gift making. This garland would make a festive addition to any home or a very special gift.


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  1. Joining

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Stitch Anatomy:Brioche
by Trudianne Temple (Page 9)

  1. Italian Cast On
  2. Italian Bind Off

BriochE Cowl
by gwen bortner (Page 20)

  1. Navajo Plying
  2. Stretchy Bind Off

Leaf and Trellis socks
by Heather storta (Page 24)

  1. Closing the Heel Gap
  2. Kitchener Stitch

Confident Beginner:Holiday top
by arenda holladay (Page 52)

  1. BJ's Cast On
  2. Shaping the Waist with Mirrored Decreases
  3. Increasing for the Bust
  4. Shaping the Armholes
  5. Shaping the Neckline Part 1
  6. Shaping the Neckline Part 2
  7. Short Rows Part 1
  8. Short Rows Part 2
  9. Finishing Overview
  10. Seaming the Shoulders
  11. Picking Up Stitches
  12. Seaming the Sides

Thigh high socks
by arenda holladay (Page 58)

  1. Toe Up Cast On
  2. Short Row Heel Part 1
  3. Short Row Heel Part 2
  4. Preparing for Tubular Bind Off
  5. Tubular Bind Off

pathways cowl
by pamela haswell (Page 61)

  1. Kitchener Stitch Bind Off

Finishing with confidence
by arenda holladay (Page 65)

  1. Kitchener Stitch


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Cast On Magazine - The Educational Journal for Knitters - is the member magazine of The Knitting Guild Association. The magazine's new format has proven to be a hit! In-depth lessons and instructional notes on exceptional patterns allow knitters to learn as they knit. There's something for knitters of every skill level - novice to experienced.
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