High quality Big Eye thin hand milliner or straw needles from Tulip Hiroshima with a sharp tip. Needles are made in Japan and are nickel plated steel, with gold plated eyes. They are polished lengthwise to ensure smooth fabric piercing and needle eyes are polished from both sides to insure easy threading. Size 10 Tulip Milliners Needlescontains 6 Needles in a glass storage tube. Needles have a small eye and are appropriate for hand sewing thread. .