Just when you thought there was no more…. here’s another variation on the Long Tail Cast On.

Double Thumb Loop Long Tail Cast On Variation
Double Yarn Over Long Tail Cast On

This is just a standard Long Tail Cast On but as you scoop the yarn from the index finger wind it around the needle twice.

Then, when you are knitting the first row, drop the extra yarn-over from the cast on of each stitch.Drop Yarn Over Long Tail Cast On2 This provides a bit of a lacy look to the cast-on edge.