Knitting: How to Cast On Using a 4 Step Provisional Method

An easy to follow 4-step method to perform a provisional cast-on demonstrated by our friend @PatternsForKnitters.


Step-by-Step Instructions:

Step 1: Create a slip knot with your yarn and place it on the crochet hook.Provisional Cast On Step 2

Step 2: Place the knitting needle over the working yarn. 

Provisional Cast On Step 3

Step 3: Hook the yarn around the crochet hook and create a loop on the hook by pulling the yarn through the slip knot/stitch.

Provisional Cast On Step 4

Step 4: Repeat Steps 2-3 until you have the desired number of stitches.

Provisional Cast On Step 1