View Poll Results: Favorite Needle Brand
Addi Turbo 17 62.96%
Boye 3 11.11%
Susan Bates 3 11.11%
Inox 0 0%
Clover 4 14.81%
Crystal Palace 0 0%
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Old 09-01-2006, 10:59 PM   #1
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What is your favorite Needle brand and why?
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Old 09-01-2006, 11:27 PM   #2
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I chose Addi because I love to knit with them. The cords are supple, the needles are slick and they don't wear out.

You might want to add Options to your poll, though, they are getting rave reviews from Addi users.
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Old 09-01-2006, 11:45 PM   #3
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I chose clover, because I love bamboo needles. Especially for DPN's.

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yup i placed a Null vote cuz my favorites are the Denise interchangeables! you are going to hear some fussing if you don't add those and Options!
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Old 09-02-2006, 12:50 AM   #5
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My vote used to be addi's, but that has been surpassed by KnitPicks Options They are slick, point, interchangeable, what more can a girl ask for?!
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Old 09-02-2006, 01:37 AM   #6
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KP fixed needles are awesome, if they hold up to my absue as well as Addi. Havent tried the options yet.
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Old 09-02-2006, 02:19 AM   #7
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Well, I voted for Addi Turbo, but I also like Addi Natura, my Denises and my Brittanys!!!
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Old 09-02-2006, 06:45 AM   #8
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yup i placed a Null vote cuz my favorites are the Denise interchangeables! you are going to hear some fussing if you don't add those and Options!
I guess I'm one of those um, fussers. Here I go with my fussing:

Hey, fussing's fun! I get to use emoticons I've never tried before!

Seriously, though, I like Denise and Options. They both have good customer support, which is a definite plus.

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Old 09-02-2006, 11:49 AM   #9
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I have always used what was availble at my LYS, which is Susan Bates. They are ok, not my favorite. I have bought some KP classic circulars and I love them! I am asking for the Options set for Christmas.

I guess my next favorite would be Bryspun.
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Old 09-02-2006, 12:09 PM   #10
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I would have voted "Denise" until I got my Options in the mail yesterday. I only had time yesterday to knit one row on my shawl with them, but I can see that they could easily overtake Denise in my heart.
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