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Chatty Knitter

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Posted - 09/23/2005 :  12:37:24 PM  Show Profile Send Looeez a Private Message
Has anyone tried these Comfort Zone Needles?

They sound great to me as I have problems with my wrists and currently find old plastic Boye DPNs give me less discomfort than bamboo or metal. I also like that they come in sets of 6 in case you lose one.

I've mailed to ask if they make sizes smaller than US #3 as I usually knit socks on size #0 or 1.

Seriously Hooked

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Posted - 09/24/2005 :  09:04:03 AM  Show Profile  Visit umbaba's Homepage Send umbaba a Private Message
I've tried these and I like them very much. They are really flexible but they knit well. I am currently making a pair of socks from Cascade Fixation on them. They don't come smaller than #3 right now. It is really hard to make smaller sizes in plastic needles but I heard they are trying. soon as I finish this row
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Chatty Knitter

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Posted - 09/24/2005 :  6:23:08 PM  Show Profile Send Looeez a Private Message
I'm glad to hear you like using them. I got an email back from Katherine which said the manufacturer is working on developing sizes US #1 and #2 at this time and they expect the #1's and #2's to be available within six to eight weeks. She also offered to let me know when they are available and I'm definitely going to order them as soon as I can.

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Permanent Resident

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Posted - 09/24/2005 :  9:01:22 PM  Show Profile  Visit blwinteler's Homepage  Send blwinteler a Yahoo! Message Send blwinteler a Private Message
I have some in size 3. I haven't used them yet, but they do feel nice. And they are bright pink, which means they will probably be harder to lose.

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New Pal

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Posted - 09/26/2005 :  12:38:07 AM  Show Profile Send lisa_marie2323 a Private Message
I like these! Could you tell me how long they are? The website doesn't say what the length is. Thanks!
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New Pal

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Posted - 12/09/2005 :  2:59:31 PM  Show Profile Send kamax60 a Private Message
Thanks - I followed the link and found that they now have size 0, 1 & 2. Immediately placed my order.
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