How to slip stitch join in crochet

If you've ever wondered how to seamlessly join rounds and seam pieces together, then you're in the right place. In this tutorial, we're going to walk you through the simple steps of the slip stitch join, a versatile technique that you can use for all sorts of projects - from hats and scarves to blankets and amigurumi, to create a seamless join. With the slip stitch join, you'll be able to achieve a neat and tidy finish without any noticeable seam or gap.

Joining with a slip stitch in crochet (step-by-step with photos)

1. Make a slip knot and put it on the hook. Insert  the hook under the top loops of the stitch where  you’ll be making the sl st join.
2. Yarn over. Pull the yarn through the stitch and loop on hook to draw up a loop. There should be one loop left on the hook.

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