Machine Needles - Regular
Machine needle sizes are always quoted in imperial and metric. Regular point machine needles are designed for domestic regular sewing machines and are used for basic stitching.
Size 9/70 Suitable for light fabrics, silk and taffeta
Size 11/80 Suitable for medium fabrics, cotton, linen and satin
Size 14/90 Suitable for medium to heavy fabrics, this is an ideal in between needle
Size 16/100 Suitable for heavy fabrics, denim, tweeds, curtain fabrics and soft furnishings