1=10 needles ($4.95 GST inc. price)
Available in Sizes 70/10,75/11 and 80/12.
It has a 25% larger eye than found in standard needles. Unlike sewing thread, embroidery threads are "fluffier" and have less tensile strength. A larger needle eye, without increased blade diameter, allows the embroidery thread to pass easily through the needle's eye without fraying or snapping.