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Old 12-14-2006, 02:59 PM   #1
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Stitch Markers
I would love to create some stitch markers !!!
Just wondering if there are any good sites out there with instructions?
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Old 12-14-2006, 03:08 PM   #2
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Go to the forums at I think the Completed Projects board in the Knitting section may have some links to instructions. Use the search function.

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Old 12-14-2006, 03:12 PM   #3
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There are tons!

Here are some I bookmarked:

How to make Stitch MarkersóLots of links
http://www.sheepinthecity.prettyposi...cat_beads.html (Sculpty clay) (scroll down a bit) (various designs)
What I've learned so far:
Knitting in the round*Garter Stitch short rows without wrapping *Eve's Rib * even ribbing * seaming ridges evenly * Annie Monesett's favorite increase**Magic Loop*5 cast-on methods* 4 decrease methods
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Cleo (rip out and finish), Lippitt , Perephone, Tempest, Chinese tapestry slipstitch hat, Entrelac anything
Fair Isle something, Top down sweater
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Old 12-15-2006, 08:20 AM   #4
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Don't mean to hijack your thread, but don't these catch on the knitting? They are lovely, but I've always been hesitant to buy any. wouldn't dream of trying to make any.
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Old 12-15-2006, 09:47 AM   #5
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I always thought they'd catch on the knitting, too, or get in the way somhow. I bought some because they were so pretty, and I find that because of their weight, they stay put much better than the little ring markers you can buy--I've lost thousands of them.

They never get caught, and I haven't lost one yet.
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