As a knitter with a small fortune of double pointed needles, my handy-dandy gauge is invaluable. I only picked it up at the bargain store because I was struggling to keep straight my 3.0mm and 3.25mm DPNS, but if I had known that gauges come in all shapes and sizes, I might have been a bit more selective!

Sillylittlelady has a fantastic post on the prodigious potpourri of gauges available. I did a quick search myself, and quite like this nifty vintage number. Because needle gauges were on my mind, I thought I would take a picture of my humble, but trustworthy, companion:

I’d love to see what your needle gauge looks like. Won’t you take a picture for me?