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This is Helen Griffin's webpage.
You can find me as oftroy (on Ravelry) or Golden Apples on Facebook
and I have an active You Tube Channel and a (mostly knitting) blog

A Feature of this site is The Cast On/Bind Off Tutorial;
it features 60 + list (and links) of  knitting casting on methods.
The tutorial has 6 parts (Part 6 is still under construction): 
Part 1 is a list of Cast Ons with many links to videos
Part 2 has information on creating a cast on sampler
Part 3 is a list of Bind Offs-List is nearing completion.
Part 4 has information about many selvage stitches
Part 5 is a list of reference books--new and old.
Part 6 is a gallery featuring a photographic sampler 
of cast ons and bind offs, and selvages.

There are other  tutorials, 
Anatomy of Socks (Still under construction) 
with information on toe up, cuff down and novelty socks.
Under Constructions: a multi-part tutorial on Double Knitting
And a Tutorial on Knitting in the Round (under construction)
 The left column has a complete index to the site.