Made of lacquered birch wood that is lightweight, strong, durable and warm to the touch. Polished wood surface allows stitches to slide easily without slowing down knitting rhythm. Smooth join prevents snagging and enables stitches to glide easily. Resilient, flexible cords lay flat with no kink or twist, making them easy to store. Finely tapered points are ideal for precise and accurate knitting. Range of radiant colors for easy size identification and organization. Easy to use, even for beginners, and warm to the touch.