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Milliners-Straws

John James Milliners / Straw / English Paper Piecing Sewing Needles

Code: JJ15003

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John James Milliners needles are an extra long Sharps needle, they have a round eye and a sharp point. Traditionally they were designed to be used in the millinery or the hat industry and are also known as Straw needles. Nowadays they are used in English Paper Piecing or Patchwork.

The length and fine diameters of these needles make them ideal to be used in Smocking and Bullion work. 

Size: 3 contains 12 needles  

Sizes: 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10 and 11 contain 16 needles per pack

Mixed Sizes: 3/9 and 5/10 contain 16 needles per pack

Size 1   59mm length x 1.02mm diameter
Size 3   56mm length x 0.86mm diameter
Size 4   51mm length x 0.76mm diameter
Size 5   51mm length x 0.76mm diameter
Size 6   48mm length x 0.69mm diameter
Size 7   48mm length x 0.69mm diameter
Size 8   42.5mm length x 0.61mm diameter
Size 9   42.5mm length x 0.61mm diameter
Size 10 40.5mm length x 0.53mm diameter
Size 11 38mm length x 0.46mm diameter