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.

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Geri's surgery went really well and she is already making a nuisance of herself like usual. She is very unimpressed by all the indignities imposed upon her to keep her from wrecking her stitches.  In fact Geri is recovering so well we hope to have her stitches removed before the weekend, instead of next week :O)





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Comments

  1. Thank you so much for picking my doily plates. Looking forward to seeing this weeks creations. Cheers!

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  2. Yay for Geri! Glad to hear she's recovering so quickly. Have a great week, and thanks for hosting!

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