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Topic: Stitch markers - bling for working my knitting or crochet  (Read 1032 times)
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« on: June 27, 2009 11:18:44 AM »

I love the stitch markers that I had made a few years ago, but they were made with a 24 guage copper wire.  I am finding, with frequent use, that it is starting to bend and break.  So I made these recently, some for myself, and some to add to a swap package.

The top rings are uncut metal rings/shapes from a package of random metal shapes I had bought for jewelry making.  They seem pretty sturdy.  They have chainmaille mobius balls dangling from some, and encaged facetted glass beads in on others - for when you need to define different areas for knit/crocheted designs.  Unfortunately I ran out of that size of glass beads, so those ones will be given away and I will have to make more for myself in the future.











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« Reply #1 on: June 27, 2009 11:32:24 AM »

They're really pretty, i love how you've done the encaged beads

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That's pretty neat! Chainmail meets yarn-craft, I love it Cheesy
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