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Old 06-24-2010, 03:21 PM   #1
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I Did it!!! I Did Long Tail Cast On!!
I've been struggling and struggling and struggling to figure out how to do this. I finally got it today. OMG casting on is so fast now!!!

I know its something so small but this month I've been accomplishing so much with knitting, from dpn's to circler needles to now this. I am so freaking doing the happy dance right now.
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Old 06-24-2010, 03:34 PM   #2
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Old 06-24-2010, 03:45 PM   #3
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Good for you.......It took me a while to learn it but I really like the way it looks.

Happy knitting
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Old 06-24-2010, 04:49 PM   #4
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WOOHOO So happy for you
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Old 06-24-2010, 05:01 PM   #5
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I know this cast on since I am about 10 years old. And I hva hence tried to teach it to A LOT of knitters. But a lot of them have not learned, not mastered or instantly forgotten again.

So: YEAH! Great! I am happy for you!
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Old 06-24-2010, 06:29 PM   #6
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I taught a coworker to knit and showed her the long-tail cast on method. She loved it! She would cast on a billion stitches just for the hell of it. "Why can't I just do this all day?" she asked me. (She was quick to rip back the work she'd done if she found a mistake... pretty much just to cast on again. Hehe.)
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Old 06-24-2010, 07:40 PM   #7
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It's fun to hear the excitement of a new knitter. ENJOY! Knitting is such a happy addiction.
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Old 06-24-2010, 08:21 PM   #8
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Old 06-24-2010, 09:05 PM   #9
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Yay! Congrats! I'm always happy to hear about how happy other people are when they learn or accomplish something. Don't worry if it seems like something 'small' it's not small if you're happy about it =D So keep up the good work and feel free to share again.
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Old 06-27-2010, 12:05 PM   #10
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Yay!!! It is so nice to have options when you cast on!! Good for you!
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