This little wooden knitting fork is a great tool for beginners. Simple to use, kiddos will enjoy the results and encourage their interest in knitting! " A knit cord can be made by wrapping the yarn around the tongs in a figure 8. The cord can then be used for necklaces, dress-up accessories and much more. The creative possibilities are endless! Gluckskafer-Nic is a Southern German brand built on creating heirloom quality toys. All toys are carefully designed and use only selected materials; as all toys are made with the highest safety and quality standards. These wooden toys will last for generations to come! Made from sustainably forested Maple and Beech woods, that are FSC certified, which are also environmentally friendly and non-toxic materials. A variety of Gluckskafer toys have been awarded the “good toys" designation from the “Spiel Gut" Organization. The company also strives to work with disabled workshops, and provide employment for the socially disadvantage.