Making The Slip Stitch In Crochet
Learning the art of crochet is a lifelong process and for beginners to the craft making the slip stitch in crochet is an important part of advancing personal skills. Some of the crochet stitches in projects ranging from baby blankets to following crochet charts refer to it's use frequently, and luckily the slip stitch is one of the more basic crochet techniques to learn rather quickly. Slip stitch crochet or Bosnian crochet, has been around for hundreds of years and still thriving in many European countries, used extensively for making popular items such as crocheted hats, gloves, shawls and sweaters.
There are tons of crochet stitch tutorials for making the slip stitch across the internet, from crochet stitch video on YouTube to slip stitch Pinterest pages to any available crochet stitch library there are plenty of destinations that will teach great lessons clearly. Here are a few of the better tutorials for making the slip stitch that were discovered on a recent search.
At http://crochet.about.com/od/learntocrochet/tp/how-to-slip-stitch-in-crochet.htm there is a wonderful written slip stitch tutorial with excellent photographs and instructions as well are an abundance of other sound crochet information.
Red Heart has a nice written crochet tutorial on how to make the slip stitch that gets right to the point, found here http://www.redheart.com/learn/articles/learn-how-crochet-slip-stitch
Lion Brand offers a brief slip stitch guide at http://www.lionbrand.com/faq/117.html
Here are a couple of very good video tutorials for making the slip stitch: