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Are ChiaoGoo needles worth it?

Are ChiaoGoo needles worth it?

Top positive review wear off like some other cheaper sets. These needles will last a lifetime so are well worth the investment. Appreciated being able to purchase a set of just the smaller needle sizes. And would definitely be Chiaogoo if I should need to add larger sizes because I am very pleased with this needle set.

What is the difference between ChiaoGoo twist and spin?

What is the difference between the SPIN™ and TWIST™ interchangeables? The SPIN™ interchangeables have bamboo tips and a clear, nylon cable that allows the tips to “spin” or swivel freely. The TWIST™ interchangeables have surgical stainless steel, lace tips and come with a memory-free, multi-strand steel cable.

Are ChiaoGoo needles sharp?

It is also worth mentioning that the taper of ChiaoGoo needles is a bit differently shaped than Hiya Hiya’s. It is almost rounded at the top and not sharp like a sewing needle.

What are the best knitting needles?

Best knitting needles in 2020

  • Addi Addilinos – Best knitting needles for beginners.
  • Milward Double Point – Best double-pointed needles.
  • Clover Takumi – Best bamboo knitting needles.
  • HiyaHiya Circular – Best circular knitting needles.
  • KnitPro Symfonie – Best interchangeable needles.
  • Addi Lace – Best needles for lace knitting.

Where are ChiaoGoo needles manufactured?

Westing Bridge LLC is a family-owned business that was started by four brothers. Its ChiaoGoo brand knitting and crochet tools are designed and distributed in Troy, Michigan. Its manufacturing facility is based in Hangzhou, China.

What is the best knitting needle?

What are ChiaoGoo twist shorties used for?

Chiaogoo Twist short interchangeable needles, known as Chiaogoo Twist shorties are circular needles that allow to easily knit in the round small circumferences: socks, sleeves, baby and pet clothes.

Are interchangeable knitting needles good?

Like circular needles, interchangeable knitting needles can be used either for knitting in the round or for knitting flat. They’re great for big, heavy projects such as blankets, because the weight will be carried on the cable, rather than on the needle, which can put extra pressure on your wrists.

What is the best wood for knitting needles?

There is no secret that out of all the available types of wood that knitting needles could be made of, bamboo is by far the best and most durable one. If manufactured properly a set of bamboo knitting needles could last you a lifetime.

What is the longest knitting needle?

Elizabeth (a.k.a Betsy) Bond, an art student from Wiltshire, UK, holds the record for the Largest knitting needles, which measure in at 4.42 m (14 ft 6.33 in) long and have a diameter of 9.01 cm (3.54 in).

How big is the needle on chiaogoo knitting Circulars?

Needle size is permanently laser imprinted on each circular. Each tip is crimped for a secure connection. Our 9″ (23 cm) Knit RED™ line of surgical stainless steel circulars have a smooth, satin-sheen finish and memory-free, multi-strand, steel cable coated with red nylon allowing yarn to slide right over.

What kind of circular needle is red lace?

RED Lace™ 40″ (100 cm) surgical stainless steel circulars have a smooth, satin-sheen finish and memory-free, multi-strand, steel, nylon-coated, red cable. Lace tips are machine-precisioned. Needle size is laser imprinted on each circular.

What kind of yarn does chiaogoo Knit Red use?

Our 9″ (23 cm) Knit RED™ line of surgical stainless steel circulars have a smooth, satin-sheen finish and memory-free, multi-strand, steel cable coated with red nylon allowing yarn to slide right over. Needle size is permanently laser imprinted on each circular. Precisely machined tips and joins are just spectacular!

What kind of bamboo are chiaogoo bamboo needles made of?

ChiaoGoo bamboo needles are made from Chinese Moso bamboo which is the largest and strongest bamboo out of over 1,000 different species. At The Little Knitting Company™ we offer Interchangeables, Double Points, Fixed Circulars, Crochet/Tunisian Hooks and Accessories.