TYPES OF NEEDLES


People who are involved in sewing should be aware of the types of needles that exists.There are different kinds of needles available in market. Let us see them.

  • needle no-7
  • needle no-8
  • needle no-9
  • needle no-17
  • needle no-18
  • needle no-22
NEEDLE NO-7 ,8,9 These types of needles are used to sew with hands. Starters who wish to learn embroidery can use these types of needles.

NEEDLE NO-17 This needle is used for embroidery on canvass cloths. It is used to put embroidery on tough thick cloths.

NEEDLE NO-18 This needle is used for tarning purpose. The opposite ends of the needle are bigger. Particularly it is used in woolen cloths to do knitting work.

NEEDLE NO-22 This is used for embroidery works. It has sharper ends and smaller length.

KINDS OF NEEDLE

  • sharps - n0. 7,9
  • betweens - no. 8,6
  • embroidery -no.7,9
  • darners -no.18,5
  • tapestry -no.17,22
  • chenille -n0.18