Essential Embroidery Tools
- Crewel needle - this is a basic embroidery needle. It has a sharp tip and a medium-long length eye, making it perfect for most embroidery threads.
- Tapestry needle - this is a shorter, blunt needle but with a longer eye. It's perfect for cross stitch, whip or lace stitch as the blunt needle doesn't catch the other threads.
- Milliner needle - this is a long, sharp needle with a small eye. It is perfect for making french knots with.