View Poll Results: Cast on?
Provisional 3 4.23%
Cable 5 7.04%
Long-tail 43 60.56%
Knit 6 8.45%
Other 0 0%
Depends on project 18 25.35%
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Old 02-10-2010, 12:27 AM   #1
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Which cast on for you?
So this is mostly just for grins, but I was wondering what everyone's favorite cast on was?

Depends on project?
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Old 02-10-2010, 01:02 AM   #2
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I love the long-tail. It's easy, it stretches, and I think it makes a pretty edge.

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Old 02-10-2010, 04:23 AM   #3
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Long tail
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Old 02-10-2010, 06:50 AM   #4
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It COMPLETLY depends on project.
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Old 02-10-2010, 09:36 AM   #5
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I voted "Depends on the Project." If I have to cast on a lot of stitches, then I do the cable cast on (cause I hate running out of yarn before I have all my stitches cast on!) If it's a small amount, I go for the long tail.
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Old 02-10-2010, 10:07 AM   #6
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I voted "Depends on the project" too. Normall I use the long tail CO but if I have LOTS of stitches I'll switch to the knit CO. Just did the i-cord CO (for the first time) on for a pattern and didn't really enjoy the casting on, but do like the end result.

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Old 02-10-2010, 10:28 AM   #7
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I prefer the long-tail cast on, but I will use cable if the projects demands it.
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Old 02-10-2010, 11:27 AM   #8
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Longtail but if I'm going top down provisional.
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Old 02-10-2010, 11:39 AM   #9
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I like the knit for most projects, I like the way it lays.

For toe up socks I like provisional or figure 8


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Old 02-10-2010, 12:08 PM   #10
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My new favorite is Judy's magic cast on, which is a variation of long tail.
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