Originally Posted by MrsJSD
I use circular needles for almost everything.
I find them easier to handle and more secure when transporting my work from place to place, which I do very often.
You can get a double thick scarf by knitting it in the round on the circs, but you can just knit back and forth on circular needles and get the same product as if you were on straights.
What kind of scarf are you making?
Me too. I'd have to search for my straights now.