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How to Choose the Best Sewing Needle

Using sewing machines is not common nowadays like the past, and families prefer to buy ready clothes. However, some housewives still work with thread and needles and sometimes design and produce clothes. Therefore, an important issue such as the needle arises, which determines the final quality of the sewing. The appropriate sewing needle is selected based on the type of fabric, thread and sewing. For example, if a large needle is used to sew thin and very sensitive fabrics, the fabric texture will be damaged in such a way that the final quality of sewing is reduced. Therefore, many professional designers and tailors choose needles and their size according to the type of fabric models. In this article, we intend...

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What are different types of needles and their purpose

Different Types of Needles and their purposes 1. Sharps These are all purpose needles used for everyday purposes. They have a Round eye with a medium length.  These needles are used in dressmaking, to make bullion knots or French knots in counted work, smocking. Applique is another use. 2. Embroidery or Crewel Needles They have long narrow eyes with a very sharp point. They are of medium length. This is what we use as normal embroidery needles. They come in different sizes . 3. Tapestry Needles These needles have a blunt point and a large eye (Oval eye) – elongated eye for easy threading, and blunt point  glides smoothly through the holes in your fabric, without splitting the threads. Tapestry needles have...

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