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John James Embroidery Needles

Embroidery sewing needles are sometimes referred to as Crewel Needles. Embroidery needles are similar in length and diameter as a Sharp needle and they have a sharp point. However, they have a long, extra large eye, which makes threading the needle so much easier when using multiple strands of stranded cotton embroidery thread.

Sizes 1, 2, 3 and 4 are ideal when embroidering on heavy fabric with twisted yarn and this is often called crewel work. The most popular size and commonly used in embroidery is a size 6 however the finer sizes of 8, 9 and 10 are fabulous to use if you prefer a finer and shorter length of needle.

Having difficulty threading the needle! Then use an Embroidery needle for general sewing the long eye makes threading so much easier and quicker!
Size 1 contains 12 needles
Size 6 and 10 contains 16 needles
Multi size packs: 3/9 and 5/10 contains 16 needles
All sizes $3.50 for a packet

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John James was formed in 1840 and registered in 1902. The name John James is synonymous with the very best of needle manufacture, quality and reliability. The John James brand of “Finest Quality Needles” continues to be recognised by needle workers around the globe.