Judy's Magic Cast-On - Loop yarn around needle instead of using slipknot to start. Also wrap yarn around needles in a counter-clockwise direction (looking at the needle with it pointed towards you) so the stitches aren't twisted.
Free Knitting Pattern for Eggkins - Six egg-shaped animal toys perfect for Easter baskets or egg cups. Left to right (front row): chick, owlet, duckling; (back row): lamb, bunny, frog.. DK yarn. Designed by Chris de Longpre #animalknittingpatterns