A revolutionary product! New-age needles made from High-Tech carbon fiber with tips in electroplated brass! The combination of two versatile materials - light-bodied carbon fiber & sharp brass tips - is guaranteed to provide an unparalleled knitting experience! No other knitting needle comes close to this!! Carbon fiber is one of the most versatile materials used in the manufacture of new generation aircraft, space ship, automobiles, etc. Shiny, smooth brass tips come in perfect points, flawlessly tapered - ideal for all types of yarns and for every project. The needles have high tensile strength and are lightweight with a lot of flexibility. The surface made of carbon fiber helps the stitches move smoothly on the needle. They are warm to touch & gentle in the hand.