If you find threading a sashiko needle challenging, these big-eye needles are the ones for you. The needles are available in thick or thin sizes. Thick is designed for stitching on heavy materials like denim or canvas, while thin is intended for standard cotton sashiko cloth as well as quilting cotton.
Tulip needles are know worldwide for their exceptional quality and craftsmanship. They are made in Hiroshima, Japan using traditional needle-making techniques that have been handed down through generations.
These steel needles are strong and sharp. They resist bending and breaking, and have just the right amount of flexibility. The needle shaft is polished smooth so it glides easily through the fabric. These needles truly are a joy to stitch with.