slip stitch

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a loose stitch catching only a thread or two of fabric

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Beginners can learn basic knitting techniques, such as casting on and casting off; wrap and turn; slip, slip, knit; and pass slip stitch ever knit stitch.
You press up a two-inch hem first, then a further four-inch hem, and sew with a slip stitch.
Use slip stitch to finish off side edges with organza ribbon approx 1cm wide.
Step 4: Once the top ring of the metal light frame has been sewn on with the wire and the 1cm overlap has also been securely fastened, use a slip stitch with the wire down the side of the mesh.