Knitting Tutorial: Joining Stitches In the Round with a neat, easy and invisible technique. Just make sure that your stitches are not twisted on the needles before joining. GOID Idea for joining in the round Should be a better join solution.
How to Bind Off: Knitting Tutorials for 4 Different Bind-Offs
The way you bind off (or cast off) can add a fabulous finishing touch to your knitting that will give you another reason to look forward to that last row. Lean how to bind off four different ways!: standard/stretchy/i-cord/picot