View Full Version : I'm knitting with GIANT needles hehe

01-25-2010, 02:22 PM
Had these made for me, they're 20 mm !! (19 mm is US 35 !)
Having fun trying them out ;)
To compare....the smaller needle on the last pic is 10 mm (US 15)

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01-25-2010, 06:50 PM
Wow!!! I might be able to convince myself to start and finish a scarf if I had needles that big! Crazy :o)

01-25-2010, 06:51 PM
Hehehe You would finish a scarf in no time ;)

01-25-2010, 07:31 PM
Those are EPIC and made of WIN!! :heart: :heart:

Jan in CA
01-25-2010, 11:43 PM
Those are not only fat, they are really long! It hurts my hands to knit with big needles..feels like I'm knitting with bats! :lol: I like the fabric though..it's cool!

01-26-2010, 09:06 AM
Love the second picture (you poking the little guy in the nose)! Those are monstrous needles!

01-26-2010, 09:10 AM
I've got some 35's but not that long. I've used them a few times and they do help you finish in record time! :) Enjoy!

01-26-2010, 09:15 AM
Hahaha that's my youngest son :) He wanted to watch his mommy knit :)

01-26-2010, 09:18 AM
I had them made this long for me, wanted to make sure I had enough room for the sts on the needle

01-26-2010, 09:32 PM
Oh that's a riot! I have some size US35, too! Big white tubes with pointed tips! Mine are shorter than yours!
Thanks for posting the humorous photos!! I needed a good chuckle.

01-28-2010, 07:01 PM
I love it. The stitches are so big that they look different when I first looked at them. :yay:

01-29-2010, 01:11 AM
OMGGGGGGGGGGg its the 1st time i hve seen such big knitting needles ...thnks for sharing

01-31-2010, 12:04 AM
And I thought size 17 needles were big, which I'm using to knit a scarf. Yours are true giants!


02-04-2010, 03:05 PM
WOW!! Did not know they came that big!! Lovely stitch definition.