provisional cast on. Knitting tip i have been trying to find for ages makes a cable pattern easier to start without the weird squishy appearance at the beginning and allows you to unravel the yarn for a seamless sew up later on Набор петель косичкой
Linen Stitch: Works on an even number of stitches. Row *Knit slip 1 with yarn in front. Repeat from * across, Row *Purl slip 1 with yarn in back. Repeat from * across. Repeat these two rows for pattern. When slipping stitches, always slip as if to purl.