I haven't had a problem with these melting or feeling heat through them. They are round and sometimes I feel like I might drop something I'm taking out of the oven, but I think that's because I am used to ones that go over the hands like gloves.
We have to protect our new counter tops and these beautiful hotpads are just the thing for on top of the glass-top stove and/or the granite counter tops.
- How did the color on site compare with the actual product? color is perfectly red as shown