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Tutorial: Whip Stitch a Flat and Closed Bottom for Sunglasses Case

In this tutorial we will demonstrate how to close the bottom of a project (pictured here is our sunglasses case) with a whip stitch. This is a very simple way to close one side of a project.
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1. Fold the tube in half. I placed two hooks in the first two stitches to help you see the method a little better. We will work in the stitches facing you and the ones directly behind them.

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2. Insert hook into the stitch closest to the edge and the one directly behind it (as pictured) and yarn over hook (yoh).

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3. Pull tail of yarn through both stitches.

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4. Insert hook into the next stitch and the one directly behind it and yoh.

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5. Again, pull tail of yarn through both stitches.

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6. Continue working across the row until all stitches are closed and finish off.

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