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Ceil Posted - 09/24/2013 : 8:33:38 PM
At Goodwill today, I found a pair of old Boye needles for 99 cents, and I couldn't pass them up. They seem to be made of the nice stainless steel that Signature needles are now made of.

This pair is US6, and about a foot long. They feel good, and I think they will knit well.

(Ravelry: ceilr)
Time is never a factor when joy is involved.
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purlthis Posted - 10/02/2013 : 6:31:50 PM
14" straights are perfect for small jobs. I am a right handed continental knitter, and just hold the left needle in my armpit just about! Lol

As I get older, I prefer to knit. Tracey Ullman
Margie Posted - 10/02/2013 : 6:27:01 PM
Great place to shop -- except I never find DPs or circs which I like.

Margie and Mimi (my hearing dog who doesn't knit -- yet)

jtamsn Posted - 09/25/2013 : 3:49:00 PM
I have a large collection of "old needles", don't use them that often, but they knit just fine. I tend to prefer circs to those 14" straights. That was quite the bargain!
robinstephanie Posted - 09/25/2013 : 08:51:28 AM
Ooh, what a steal. I love those old needles.


Different is good. ~Matthew Hoover

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