Here’s a step-by-step tutorial on how to crochet a slip stitch for newbies:
Insert your crochet hook and then tighten the loop (a slip knot) as appropriate to the yarn and project. Now, ready, set, go! Start crocheting.
I recommend that you practice making a magic loop when crocheting simple projects such as earwarmers. You will find great and easy earwarmer patterns here: 21 Best Free Crochet Headband Patterns. These patterns will be perfect for practicing what you have just learned. However, if you are looking for more challenging projects, you can also see our amigurumi collection of free patterns.