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Cat Having Tea stitch marker – Knitting / Crochet place marker or progress keeper

Three perfect things in one stitch marker: a cat, a book and tea. Suitable for knitting needles up to 8mm/US size 11, or L-11 crochet hook


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An adorable stitch marker to make the perfect addition to any knitter or crocheter’s cat obsession, of a stirring a cup of tea with a book next to her.

Besides being suitable as a stitch marker or progress keeper, it can also be added to zippers (for extra project bag cuteness.)

The stitch marker has a nickel-free lever back fastening and will fit needles up to 8mm/US size 11, or L-11 hooks. This one is a little larger than my usual progress keepers but that means more design details!

– This listing is for one stitch marker only. 20p coin is only in pictures for scale and is not included –

Additional information

Weight0.030 kg
Dimensions2.5 × 0.2 × 4 cm
Cat Colour

Beige-pink, Black, Calico (brown and black ear tips), tuxedo (black and white), white

Why enamel?

In a bid to be more eco-friendly, I don’t sell plastic stitch markers. Enamel lasts longer and is thus better for the planet. 

Keep your stitch markers dry so they don’t chip or rust!

I have lobster clasps available, so if you prefer those to lever back fastenings, contact me and I can replace it for you.


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Your new stitch markers will be sent on a cardboard backing, carefully wrapped in a paper bag. If you order something else, they might shipped in a fully compostable mailing bag, or a paper envelope to keep things eco-friendly.

UK shipping is £4 flat rate.

International shipping is £6 flat rate.

Find out more in the delivery and returns section. 

Your best crafting is my goal

I want you to love your knitting and crochet projects. I want to help you keep track of your stitch count and I want to do this with the most fun and cute stitch markers and progress keepers.

Hello, I’m Eleanor and my goal in life is to be a part of your lovely hand crafting journey. 

I’ll do all of this without compromising on quality or my eco values: that’s why I only sell enamel (instead of plastic) stitch markers and progress keepers. Together we can make a difference to the planet and still love our knitting and crocheting!

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