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Old 11-17-2012, 06:46 PM   #1
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Differing names for same cast-on methods
While looking up cast-on methods, I noticed that what Amy refers to as Backwards Loop (aka Single Cast-on) [] is done significantly different than how Vickie Howell does what she refers to as Single cast-on ( Vickie's version has more steps and requires you to throw the yarn while Amy's really is just putting a backwards loop on the needle.

Also, there is significant difference between what Amy calls Knitting-On cast-on ( and what Vickie calls Knitted cast-on ( What Vickie is calling Knitted cast-on looks like what I thought was called (and what Amy calls) Cable cast-on.

Since Amy has never failed me, I'm going with her methods but I'd be interested in what others think.
I'm Yarnrainbow on too.
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