This about covers the different cast-on methods. ungendered-yarn: What different cast-on’s look.
Gorgeous cable and lace pattern
Interesting take on Aran
Pattern of the braid
Different types of lace knitting
It's in Russian but looking at the pattern you can figure it out.moss stitch and knit stitch, pearling on the wrong side of knit stitch.
Ravelry: Project Gallery for Linney Cardigan pattern by Amy Christoffers Knit