i started yesterday. i first started with the size 6 needle (4mm) and then had my doubts. i changed to a size 4 needle, and then upgraded to my size 5's (3.75mm).
these needles are pretty awesome. they are serious vintage. i'll take a picture of them later though.
but, they're perfect for this project. they're short straights, and they're "bendy" --- they are a soft pink plastic.
my yarn glides smoothly on them, and the needles flex with my hands.
so now, i only have miles & miles of