To most people a sewing machine needle is just a sewing machine needle but there are many differences to consider, most notably point type and size. However in recent years, there has been more of a focus on understanding the needle's coating.
There are four common coatings which are applied ...
Each needle type is specifically designed to penetrate a certain fabric. Changing needles was not so necessary in the days when fabrics were only made of natural fibres. Today, modern fabrics like stretch knits, synthetics, etc. are used every day. However, when using these fabrics, changing the n...
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