[:tr]Two methods for making the most perfect (seamless, jogless) stripes, for amigurumi and other pieces worked in the round in single crochet without turning. A tutorial by June Gilbank (www.planetjune.com).
The Invisible Join and No-Cut Join are methods for avoiding the ‘jog’ in colour caused by working stripes in continuous spirals, and the visible seam you get from working in traditional joined rounds.
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Invisible Join: 0:37
No-Cut Join: 3:33
A Comparison: 5:28
Left-handed version: http://youtu.be/pH6e4gfdJVM
For more details about how and when to use each of these joins, and how to adapt amigurumi patterns to use either of these joining methods, please see the blog post that accompanies this video, at
For more crochet tips and tutorials, see http://www.planetjune.com/help%5B:%5D