i’m going to grab ahold of the loose end leaving the tail between my hand like this wrap it around over my hand back over, grab ahold of it with my little finger put my hook below this strand pick up the yarn pull it through drop it off my hand wrap the strand over the hook pull through make a chain one work six single crochet through the loop one two three four five six and now we can take this loop and pull it like that it pulls it nice and tight i will be working in the continual round and this is where you put your hook below the two loops like that and just continue working thank you for watching the video and supporting crochet geek if you like this video and found it useful please give it a thumbs up or a plus one on Google+ you are always welcome to leave comments on the video watch page and you can tag me +crochetgeek and share pictures with me on Google+ now that you have mastered this technique what will be your next crochet project? www.crochetgeek.com