sew’opedia: Embroidery hand needle

19 Jan 2013 Ferado

2012-12-24_needleEmbroidery
Also known as Crewel needles. These have a large eye so that thicker flosses and yarns can pass through. These needles, as the name implies, are used for embroidery. They are great for beginners as well because they are easier to thread.

Embroidery needles also come in sizes 1 through 10.