When it comes to knitting needles, there are several aspects to consider besides the knitting needles themselves. An important part of the knitting experience is having a suitable knitting needle holder to keep your needles organized and safe. In this blog post, we will explore some key factors to consider when choosing a needle cases.
Organization and sorting
Keeping track of your knitting needles is essential to maintaining an efficient knitting process. When choosing a knitting needle holder, consider whether it has appropriate compartments or pockets to store your knitting needles of different sizes and types. A holder with divided compartments can be useful for sorting and separating different knitting needles, making it easy to find exactly the size you need. The Stockholm or Oslo cases from muud are perfect for this.
Ease of transportation
If you often knit on the go or participate in knitting groups, it's important to choose a knitting needle holder that is easy to transport. A compact and portable holder can enable you to take your knitting needles with you wherever you go. You can consider a holder with a zipper or buttons to ensure your knitting needles don't fall out and remain intact during transportation. For example, with the Elona case. Using this ensures that your knitting needles or other items are safe.
Long knitting needles or small interchangeable knitting needles
When choosing a knitting needle holder, consider the type of knitting needles you normally use. If you primarily knit with long knitting needles, find a holder that can accommodate and protect them. Alternatively, if you prefer small interchangeable knitting needles, you should choose a holder that has specific compartments or pockets to organize and store these smaller needles.
Collection or project-based storage
Consider whether you want a knitting needle holder to store your entire collection of knitting needles or just the needles you use in current projects. If you have an extensive collection of knitting needles, a holder with compartments or separate pockets for each needle may be ideal. However, if you only want access to the needles you use for a specific project, a smaller and more flexible holder may be more suitable.
Space for accessories
Finally, it's worth considering whether you need extra space to store accessories such as scissors, tape measures and needles. Some knitting needle holders have integrated pockets or compartments for these tools, making it convenient to have everything in one place. Our two Upsala or Mountain models are spacious and can hold more than just your knitting needles.
When choosing a knitting needle holder, it's important to think about how you want to organize your needles, whether you want them to be easy to transport, whether you prefer long knitting needles or small interchangeable needles, whether it's your entire collection or project-based storage, and whether there's room for accessories. By taking these factors into account, you can find the right knitting needle holder to suit your needs and contribute to a more organized and enjoyable knitting experience.
We have a lot of bags here on the website that fit the descriptions and you can find a lot of inspiration for your next knitting needle holder.