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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.
It  features a list of  60 + Knitting casting on methods, most with video links
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 references; 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, all under construction and being 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