How to cast on

In this video tutorial, we show you a basic technique for anyone who wants to start knitting: casting on the stitches.

All knitting starts with casting on. This creates loops on the needle which will become the first row of stitches.

This technique, known as Long Tail Cast On, could look a little difficult for beginners, but this video tutorial makes it very clear and easy to follow.

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Before you start to cast on, leave a tail at the end of the yarn. The length of the tail depends on the number of stitches you want to cast on.