When Judy's Magic Cast-On first appeared in Knitty in spring , being both busy and skeptical, I ignored it for about 3 months, until I kept hearing knitters rave.
Hands up if your cast-off is too tight? Amy Kaspar is brave enough to admit it and has found the perfect solution! Who here has ever made a.
Nondaily Tip No. 8: stretchy cast off. You have knitted a shawl. You have knitted top down. You have knitted a gorgeous shawl. It could be as gorgeous as this.
Or you could bind off your stitches with just a K2tog (knit 2 together) instead of doing it The pretty edge of Jeny's Surprisingly Stretchy Bind Off.
Learn how to choose the right cast-on every time, including the bind-off below, with an EXPERT from the comfort of your own home! Confidently select the best.
I love Jeny's Surprisingly Stretchy Bind Off! It's my go-to method when I need a simple bind off with flexibility, but sturdy enough to look good on.
Ribbing is a way to get stretchy fabric in knitting. But what's the point to have a stretchy fabric if your bind-off is not. The classic bind-off is.