The gang's all here.
top protectors, stitch marker and yarn winder from knitpicks, athletic click counter from amazon[cheaper and feels much more durable than the kachakachas--I recommend].
I'm not the type to just buy new supplies, books--anything-- without looking at it for a very long time first. As far as knitting tools go, I made do with paperclips, making tick marks on a sticky note, kneaded eraser tip protectors. You name it, I might have tried it to see if they could work just fine [and for the most part, they did].
These took a while, but I picked these