View Full Version : Best blocking pins?

06-12-2006, 05:06 PM
I need to order some blocking pins. Thus far I've made due with a small box of about 20 that I bought at a yard sale, but I need more. LOTS more. ;)

What brand, type, material, etc would you recommend? Or does it even matter? TIA

06-13-2006, 04:09 AM
Any of the ones marketed to knitters should be fine. Clover is one brand - they have the two-prong forked ones which are supposed to be good for lace blocking. I bought the stainless steel T-pins - they work fine and don't rust. I also have the flat flower pins, but I haven't used them for blocking altho Knitpicks says they can be.