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Knit Markers

Crafting Time:
  • Under 1 Hour
Skill Level:
  • Some Experience Necessary
Project Courtesy of: Jo-Ann Fabric and Craft Stores

Additional Information

Description

SUPPLIES & TOOLS:

  • 16-gauge aluminum wire &- color to match knitting needles
  • Assorted beads to coordinate with wire
  • Knitting needles
  • Chain nose pliers
  • Round nose pliers
  • Ruler
  • Wire cutters

DIRECTIONS:

1. Cut a 5"-6" length of wire.
2. Wrap one end loosely around a knitting needle so there is a 1/2" &- 1" tail on one end and a longer tail on the other. The loop should be a little larger than the needle.
3. Wrap the shorter tail around the longer one using pliers.
4. Add 1-2 beads. Keep bead length under 1" so that it does not interfere with the yarn while knitting.
5. Create a loop with the round nose pliers and wrap the excess wire around the loop. Trim excess wire.

Tip: Coordinate colors to match knitting needles so you are able to determine which markers fit which needles.

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