|Helix the Hat|
I have a new favorite stretchy cast-on! It is the German Twisted Cast On. Here is a helpful tutorial that is cool to include left-handed and right-handed instructions.
This technique is explained thoroughly in the pattern. But there are various preferences out there in the world of helical knitting! Here is one designer's written tutorial.
Here is a video
I learned to make a tassel from this tutorial. It is my favorite embellishment of the moment!