I designing a shawl a few months ago, when the girls in the office taught me how to do a garter tab cast on. Since then, I’ve used it in almost every shawl I make. You’ll have to wait a few months to see these shawls, but you can practice the technique with Laelia from booklet #360 Folk Art. Alison designed this gorgeous, half pi shawl, with clever extra shaping for a perfect fit on your shoulders.
Follow along with this video to learn the garter tab cast on!