Mythical Makers Episode 14: How Many Different Knitting Needles?

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Karen and I are discussing the many different styles of knitting needles available to our craft, along with our favourites and which have injured us!  For “us” read me….

Tell us of your favourite needles to knit with in the comments!


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Mentioned in the episode:

Straight Needles








Circulars or cable needles








Interchangeable needles








‘Boomerang’ Needles (Curved DPNs) Tutorial at Crafts from the Cwtch

Knitting with Neko curved double pointed needles - Crafts from the Cwtch blog

Double Pointed Needles (DPNs)  Barad-dur DPN holder crocheted by Kit Moffett, aka Baby Dragon








Cable needles (used to create cables in knitting) These are just a couple of the possibilities.


Bye for now,

Babs    &  Karen 


Intro and outro music by Agenda 23 provided under creative commons sharealike license

About the Author

The Founder of Yarn Academy Babs is all about inspiring others to find their creative juices. Babs finds it exhilarating to learn as many new techniques and skills as humanly possible and explore the entire world of yarn. Babs is always looking for the win win solution to any situation so we can all grow together in the wonderful world of fibre and colour.

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