Choosing the right needle size is dependent upon the fabric, thread, and the sewing machine type you are using. When the wrong needle is used you may experience puckering or thread breakage. Ken's Sewing Center offer all varieties of needles including universal, ballpoint, top stitch, embroidery, metallic, leather, denim, twin, stretch and more! Please see out reference guide below and feel free to email or call us anytime and we will be happy to make a recommendation.
60/8 Very Fine Synthetics and Cottons
70/10 Net, Chiffon, Nylon Sheers
75/11 Voile, Chiffon, Organza, Knits, Stretch
80/12 Cotton, Silk, Tricot
90/14 Poplin, Chintz, Ginghan, Velvet, Denim
100/16 Cord, Denim, Gabardine, Canvas