The quality is good, right up there with name brands that get lots of respect. I think any knitter would be well pleased with either the nickel plated or wooden set. When you compare the prices of a Knit Picks set to others of similar quality, you’ll find Knit Picks offers knitters a better deal.
Is KnitPicks a good brand?
Knit Picks makes some other really nice and fairly inexpensive yarns. I made a pair of socks years ago out of their sock yarn and they are still in good shape. The washable wool yarn is another good choice for just about everything from sweaters to mittens.
Are KnitPicks needles good?
Known primarily for their wonderful wooden needles, most of them are made from smooth laminated birch sourced from sustainable sources. Available in several different gorgeous colorways, these needles look beautiful while being a joy to use. They’re a great place to buy knitting needles.
Is KnitPicks ethical?
We work closely with responsible partners and spend several months of travel each year to ensure safe and respectful working conditions that exclude child labor. So while we’re proud of our affordability, we’ll never cut costs at the expense of ethics.
Are KnitPicks and knitters pride the same?
KnitPicks needles were originally manufactured by the same factory that made Knitter’s Pride and KnitPro needles; for this reason, their needles and cables can be used across all three brands.
Is Knit Picks yarn sold in stores?
Did you know Knit Picks needles are available in over 600 local yarn stores in the U.S. and Canada?
Where are Knit Picks needles made?
They’re manufactured in India of a nickel-plated hollow brass (the same material from which Addi Turbos are made). Smooth and lightweight, these needles rapidly warm up and feel comfortable in your hands.
Are all interchangeable knitting needles compatible?
As you can see, there are brands and products which are compatible between each other and it can be worthwhile to make use of this. Especially Knit Pro’s thread seems to be very common and used for many no name brands as well, even internationally, so you can combine and interchange without any problems.
Where is Knit Picks based?
Knit Picks is an arts and crafts company based out of 5 Nevinshire Pl, Birmingham, Alabama, United States.
Is Peruvian Highland wool soft?
Highland wool (Hydrangea Cardigan) is generally raised in Peru and is probably derived from Corriedale sheep. It is not quite as soft as merino, but it is stronger than merino, it is warm, and it has good elasticity.
What is Highland wool?
Highland Wool is a pure 100% wool in a very high quality. The wool originates from the highlands of Peru where this fabulous yarn is produced and spun. The wool from Peru is known worldwide for its high standard and incredible quality.
Do knitters pride cords work with Lykke needles?
Can these needles be used with Knitters Pride cords? Answer: Knitter’s Pride cords work with Lykke needles.