Originally Posted by knitcindy
I like using the curved, u-shaped cable needles from Clover:
I tried using the straight ones and my stitches almost ALWAYS slipped off. With these u-shaped ones I haven't had to worry about that.
My first cable needle was the curved (or bend) needle. I hated it because my stitches kept falling off.
I resorted to using paperclips.
A few months later I decided to try the U or J shaped cable needles. I L O V E D them I won't use anything else.