Welcome to Of Troy's Golden Apple Web Page
Newest updates: Picot Cast Ons  

This is Helen Griffin's webpage.  Find me:
On Face Book; Golden Apples on my You Tube Channel
Or my knitting blog or as oftroy (on Ravelry). 
 The highlights of the site are listed below.

 The Cast On/Bind Off/Selvages Edges Tutorial
A lists, lists. lists Over 70 + cast ons with  videos of Knitted  casting on methods, Bind Offs, Selvage stitches, with References
Part 1 Cast Ons-A list of over 70 methods,  most with  links to videos, 
also a LIST of matching cast ons and bind offs (and links)
Part 2 :Creating a Cast On Sampler-To learn for yourself
Part 3 : Bind Offs- A list to about 50 methods of binding off, with many links.
Part 4 : Selvage stitches-A baker's dozen  of options. 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 Great Tutorials Available here:
All under construction and frequently updated
Anatomy of Socks with information on toe up, cuff down and novelty socks.
 Double Knitting  A multi-part tutorial (text, photos and videos & patterns)
 Knitting in the Round A multi part tutorial
Plus--The Cooking Section has some great recipes.
Patterns......    Cooking & Recipes........     Videos........     Sewing........    Paper Stuff........     Store