High quality assorted hand sashiko 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. Assorted Tulip Sashiko Needles contains 6 Needles in a glass storage tube. 2 each, small, medium and large. Needles have an elongated eye and are appropriate for size 12 pearl cotton, double strands of floss and wool thread for Sashiko or running stitch embellishing. Free shipping in the USA.