You will need a knitting needle and a crochet hook for the Chinese Waitress Cast-on.
- Bottom-up sweaters
- Top-down socks
It’s very stretchy, and provides a reversible cast-on that looks fantastic from either side of your knitting.
Place a slip knot on the needle.
Place your crochet hook under the needle, over the working yarn.
*Wrap the yarn clockwise underneath the crochet hook, around the knitting needle, and draw the yarn through the created loop.
Repeat from *, drawing the yarn through the wrapped yarn and through the loop on the crochet hook each time.