Sewing and embroidery needles

As a staple item for sewing and embroidery, good quality needles are important. Offering brands like TNC and Schmetz, we’ve got a whole range of needle types and sizes that you’ll need for your craft room. Whether it’s universal, embroidery, quilting, jersey, microtex, leather or more, you’ll find it at Echidna. Quality needles are essential for creating beautiful embroidery.


Triumph Needle Corporation or TNC for short is a world class manufacturer of the highest quality sewing machine needles available. Having produced needles for the complex and uncompromising manufacturing sector since 1988, TNC now leads the way with an exclusive range of household sewing machine needles. 

TNC needles are available in the following styles: Embroidery, Universal, BallPoint/Jersey, Stretch, Quilting, Microtex, Jeans, Leather and Overlocking. All TNC household needles feature Hard Chrome Plating  and Reinforced Blade Technology.

Choosing competitively priced TNC needles means longer needle life, better performance and beautiful results.

Which needle should you be using? Check out our fabric needle guide to find out what needles you should be using with different fabrics 
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Schmetz Needles are a well-known sewing machine needle manufacturer around the world. Producing high quality sewing machine needles that give you smooth, even stitches, their products are created to do particular sewing projects very well. We offer a small range of their needles including embroidery, universal, stretch, twin, jeans needles and more.

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Other Needles

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