The "Invisible Join," or "Invisible Fasten Off," is by far my favorite little crochet trick. It looks just like a stitch, so it's virtually impossible to tell where the final join and fasten off was made.
The Scholarship Scarf is an exclusive design in the Back to School issue of Happily Hooked Magazine! www.happilyhooked.com/emilytrumanhhm
2 puff stitches, consisting of 5 long hdc each (a total of 21 yarn-overs on the hook and each stitch having been pulled up to about one inch tall) Yarn over and pull through all 21 loops. Yarn over and pull though the one loop that is on the hook.
Stitch Story: The Invisible Fasten Off (one of my favorite crochet techniques).this sounds like the stitch a pattern I just recently used was asking for (it was in print, though, with no pictures). Nice to have the visuals to go along.