slipknots for casting on
So, you wanna learn how to knit. This is step 1.
Beginners and experienced knitters alike use a slipknot to begin casting on. It may look a little intimidating at first glance, but once you learn and get it down, you’ll see how simple it is. If this is a helpful guide for you, check out our Learn to Knit Kit, which uses the same little drawings and instructions!
Also, this is a life skills knot, as other hobbies may require them as well. For example, I used a slipknot while rock climbing the other day. I said “Hey!! You guys!! This is knitting 101!!” Anyway…
Tie a loose, basic, overhand knot. Leave about six inches of yarn at the end of the