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Know Your Needles: Carry-along guide to choosing hand and machine needles


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Liz Kettle offers insight into 30 of today's most commonly used hand and machine sewing needles while answering the question, "Which needle should I use?"

Learn the characteristics of each needle and which tasks they are designed to perform, whether it is appliqué, quilting, or repair work, and whether hand or machine work. From stitching to binding to repairing, discover how to determine which size needle is right for the job, how needles are sized, which fabrics they're meant for, and when to use them.

Conveniently sized at only 6" x 4", this small pocket guide is the perfect reference to take with you on-the-go or keep in your sewing bag. It answers many of the most frequently asked questions about choosing hand and machine needles, making it essential to have on-hand at the supply store!

Know Your Needles is the complete, concise, compact sewing needle resource you'll want to have at the ready for all your fabric creations!