There are many different types of needles and there are many ways to use them, but in this blog post, I write only about the needles that I use in hand embroidery and will mention only the main characteristics and most common ways to use them.

Read more about Crewel needles (also called embroidery needles), Tapestry Needles (cross stitch needles), Chenille Needle, Milliner Needle (Straw Needle), and Beading Needles in THIS article.

Learn about the sizes of the needles and how to take care of them too.