sew’opedia: Quilting hand needle

27 Apr 2013 Ferado

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Also known as betweens, These are a short thin needle with a small, rounded eye for thread. Quilting needles are great for small, detailed stitching, such as quilting, of course. Their thinness and small eye help them pass easily through heavyweight fabrics, like denim or tweed.