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This is Helen Griffin's webpage.
You can find me as Golden Apples on Facebook, or on my You Tube Channel
I have a mostly knitting blog, and I am known as oftroy (on Ravelry). 
 The left column has a complete index to this site--The highlights of the site are listed below.

 The Cast On/Bind Off Tutorial; that started as a simple list of cast ons.
A list of 60 + Knitting casting on methods, most with video links
as well as a list of Bind Offs and Selvage stitches.
Part 1 Cast Ons with many links to videos
Part 2 :Creating a Cast On Sampler-To learn for yourself
Part 3 : Bind Offs-List is nearing completion.
Part 4 : Selvage stitches-Many more than just the chain edge
Part 5 :References; books--new and old.
Part 6: Gallery featuring a photographic sampler 
of cast ons and bind offs, and selvages.

Other  tutorials, (all under construction and frequently updated)
Anatomy of Socks with information on toe up, cuff down and novelty socks.
 a multi-part tutorial on Double Knitting (text, photos and videos)
A Tutorial on Knitting in the Round