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cgd
09-22-2006, 08:25 PM
I just learned how to do this, so my work will have nice bind-off-crochet-looking edges! Just wanted to share the aha moment with you who understand my joy :cheering:

knitaddict
09-22-2006, 09:18 PM
:cheering: :cheering: I just learned how to do the provisional cast on using a crochet hook - is that what you mean? I haven't completed a project with it yet, but am looking forward to trying it out sometime. :)

cgd
09-22-2006, 10:12 PM
I don't know if that's the same thing or not, but probably so. With the crochet cast-on you start with a slip knot on a crochet hook, then put the knitting needle between the yarn and hook, then use crochet hook to draw a loop through, thus creating a stitch on the knitting needle. This will make it nice if I decide to crochet edging around my knitting. :eyebrow:

cookworm
09-24-2006, 02:45 PM
:cheering: :cheering: Yay!!! Awesome!!! Congrats! I need to learn it myself some time soon!

rebecca
09-25-2006, 02:09 AM
Congrats :cheering: I love using this provisional cast on :cheering:

Mama Bear
09-25-2006, 04:20 AM
Great job!!

Mama Bear

Nikki
09-25-2006, 08:28 AM
That's great, good for you! :cheering: If it looks that nice, I may have to add it to my 'to learn' list.