These beautiful needles are handcrafted and assembled in a scenic region of Kathmandu, Nepal. The production routines do not rely on mechanized automation. Instead, these needles benefit from the skilled and graceful human touch of skilled Nepalese craftspeople. The purchase of LYKKE knitting needles helps to support the growth and development of the local economy in Nepal. Revenue from the sale of LYKKE Crafts products also serves to Make Happy in that community through varied benefit programs for the workers, their children, and the community.