How do I keep my crochet work from curling?

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Question by Christine D: How do I keep my crochet work from curling?
I am starting to crochet and every time I do more rows the work curls and becoms round. How do I stop this?

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Answer by Lucy Poole
After you are finished you can block it, if it is really bad try going up a needle size (or a larger crochet cotton)

check out this site to learn how
http://www.knitsimplemag.com/node/32

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How to join seperate pieces of Crochet work?

Question by wendyladi98: How to join seperate pieces of Crochet work?
I am learning to crochet and have been doing small squares for practice (20 across and about 8 rows all with a K hook) and have that down and they look really nice and suddenly I had an inspiration. a crochet patchwork quilt. I could make long white pieces of like 10 across to put in between the squares. My question is how would I go about joining it all? Do you just do a whip stich with yarn or is there an easier way?

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Answer by rednightsky
You can stitch them together, or you could crochet them. You basically just hold the edges together and do slip stitches through both.

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Q&A: Crocheting: What is the best crochet stitch to work with clothing?

Question by Amber Marie: Crocheting: What is the best crochet stitch to work with clothing?
I’m looking to crochet a summer dress but don’t want something with a bunch of holes in it either, though I want to crochet it. Any suggestions on the best stitch I should use while making this dress? Thanks a bunch fellow craft junkies!

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