Which Stitch Markers Are Best

When I first took up crochet I didn't have any stitch markers, I didn't even know stitch markers existed. It wasn't long before I knew about them and I learnt the value of using stitch markers, aka stitch savers. That first frustrating experience of when a project accidentally unravels because there's nothing holding onto the stitch to stop it coming undone or your crochet circle grows in ways it isn't supposed to and the worth of this tiny tool became obvious very quickly. But there are so many styles of stitch marker to choose from, locking, circle, coil-less, plastic, safety pins, thread, 3D printed... does it really make a difference which one you use? Is it just how pretty they are? I walk you through a dozen different stitch markers from items you have lying around your home to the fancy artisan styles. I share with you what features to look for and those that don't really hold up to the task.

Pinbelllish 42


Welcome to Pinbellish!

A Pinning Celebration

Announcement:

So everyone can enjoy their Summer Break all the more and still get their promoting done Pinbellish parties shall be live for a whole month from now until September. This means you can come and link your pins at any crazy time that summer permits.

Parties will go live on the 3rd Friday of each month.

Remember, every pin gets repinned no matter when it is linked up.

Each co-host will choose their top 4 favourite pins from throughout the month to feature and there will be no most or last features, so everyone has an equal chance of being selected as a favourite no matter when they link up.


Stained Glass Hairpin
A truly unique piece of adornment.


Not sure how to link up to a party? Click here to learn how.   
 Need to keep track of your party schedule? Build your own Party Tracker.


Link-up rules & Guidelines

  1. Link to your pinterest pin (not your blog - only links to pins get featured)
    Your links should look like this: https://au.pinterest.com/pin/365565694733863368/
  2. Add up to 7 pins old or new (one for each day of the week!)
  3. Repin 2 pins for every link you add
  4. Follow your hosts on your favourite social media platform
At Pinbellish Pin Party please repin pins in Pinterest to promote Pinterest prioritising your pins to purfylle your Pinterest pinning pleasure. 

Meet & Follow Your Hosts


Stella : Purfylle | Google+  |  Twitter  |  Pinterest  |  Instagram  |  Facebook  
Sarah : Sarah Celebrates | Google+  |  Twitter  |  Pinterest  |  Instagram  |  Facebook  

Gina : Gina's Craft Corner | Google+  |  Twitter  |  Pinterest  |  Facebook  




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Features

10 Minute Twig Tree using Vintage Doily's Worry eater tutorial (upcycled) Easy Gluten Free Cinnamon Tea Cake Upcycled denim bunting Stars and Stripes. Grilled Ginger Cauliflower Steaks with Tahini Sauce plank grilled salmon Image Map


There is no Last 2 Link feature this week as unfortunately the last link was not a pin.



Start following the Pinbellish FEATURES board now! The easy way to discover if you've been featured. 

Follow Purfylle's board Pinbellish Features on Pinterest.

Remember, if you ever miss a party you can check the Features Board to see if you've been featured in the past.


 Featured? Display your talent!





Remember to link your Pin URL not your blog post for your chance to be featured. Every pin automatically goes in the running for the PIN AWARDS.






Disclosures: By submitting a link to the Pinbellish Link Up you are giving the party hosts permission to feature your image on our blogs, across social media and future round up posts.  Pinbellish hosts respect you and your work; everything will be properly linked back to you and credit given where credit is due.  


Did you know there's always a party going on when you visit Purfylle? 

Weekdays #2usesTuesday

Weekends #Pinbellish

If you visit at the start or end of each party you can catch both parties live at the same time! Link your post at #2usesTuesday and link your Pinterest Pin at #Pinbellish. 



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Comments

  1. Wow, another featured pin from me, thank you very much!

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    1. Each host chooses her own favourite and we just love your upcycles!

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  2. Love this sentence!! "At Pinbellish Pin Party please repin pins in Pinterest to promote Pinterest prioritising your pins to purfylle your Pinterest pinning pleasure. "
    Ya for a whole month!! Perhaps I can actually get "arountoit" now!

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    1. I admit I thought of you when I wrote that :o)

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  3. Thanks for hosting the party!

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