Stitch marker tutorial

I’ve got an update for later, but I HAD to share this excellent stitch marker tutorial with you all. Even for jewellery making newbs like myself this makes the process look pretty easy!

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Stitch markers 125Before I started knitting I used to make jewellery. Pretty rudimentary stuff – nothing complicated. In the same way that I love the colours and textures of yarn, I love the colours and textures of beads too and amassed a small-ish stash. In a recent post I shared photos of my stitch markers.

Stitch markers 161These stitch markers are really straight forward to make and give you pretty much instant gratification. Above you can see how I set up my work station (coffee table) before getting started. Clockwise from top left I have my crimping pliers, a selection of beads that I want to use, tigertail wire, a bowl for the finished markers, a bowl for the ends to be discarded and a wire cutter, which in this case is a flat nosed pliers with a wire cutter.

I actually bought the tigertail wire a few years ago without realising what it…

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One Response to Stitch marker tutorial

  1. Jenny says:

    Wow, thanks for sharing. I’m glad you found the tutorial useful.

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