Sharps Needles - Sizes No. 5-10
An assortment of 20 sharps needles packaged in a Bohin 1950's style card booklet.
Made in Normandy, France in the historic BOHIN factory using nickel plated steel.
This pack includes:
- 2 x sharps needles No. 5
- 6 x sharps needles No. 7
- 6 x sharps needles No. 9
- 6 x sharps needles No. 10
Min needle length: 3cm & max length: 4cm.
A larger number = a finer, shorter needle. A smaller number = a thicker, longer needle.
- general purpose hand-sewing e.g. patching small areas, sewing on a button, hemming or stitiching a seam.
- mending light-medium weight woven fabrics e.g cotton dress, linen trousers, brushed cotton shirt, polyester trousers, or silk blouse.
- hand sewing with Guterman Sew All sewing machine thread or up to 2 strands of embroidery floss (dependent on needle size).
Bohin needles have an exceptional polish for smooth glide through fabric and a fine point to minimize holes.
The eye is polished with a unique process to minimize breaking thread.
The needles have maximum strength with minimum bending.
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Brand Story - Bohin
BOHIN have been manufacturing high quality needles at their factory in Normandy, France since 1860. They now remain the only French manufacturer of needles and other sewing tools. The company currently employs 36 people who manufacture and distribute nearly 2,300 products including their world famous sewing needles, craft needles, pins with Murano glass heads, and bracelet pin cushions. They are committed to reducing their waste and environmental impact.