Learn to Knit A Lacy Scarf Knitting Pattern
This is a handy method that enables you to keep the stitches on your cast-on edge open so you can work them in the opposite direction later on, leaving a seamless finish.
In a project like this, it means you can make sure both ends of your work are symmetrical.
There are a few different ways of working a provisional cast-on. Here, top designer Jo Allport talks you through her preferred method and has put together a brilliant photo tutorial to show you how to do it!