Cast On, Bind Off

Cast On, Bind Off

54 Step-By-Step Methods

By Leslie Ann Bestor; John Polak (Photographer)

Storey Publishing, Spiral, 9781603427241, 215pp.

Publication Date: June 2012


Discover the perfect beginning and ending for every knitting project This one-of-a-kind reference presents more than 50 ways to cast on and bind off, creating edges that are tighter, looser, stretchier, lacier, longer-lasting, prettier -- whatever your project needs, you'll find it here. Detailed instructions for each technique are combined with step-by-step photography so that nothing is left to chance. At-a-glance charts identify the best cast on or bind off for various types of knitting, as well as cast on/bind off pairs that work well together. This indispensable guide will ensure that all of your knitting projects are polished and pleasing, from start to finish.

About the Author
Leslie Ann Bestor is the author of the best-seller "Cast On, Bind Off" and a knitting teacher and store manager at WEBS, America's Yarn Store. Both positions give her important insights into what new knitters need in order to be successful. Her designs have been featured in books and magazines. She lives in Amherst, Massachusetts.