Schmetz Jeans Needles are available in various sizes (cross sectional diameter). Sizes start from 70nm (0.7mm thickness) up to 110nm (1.1mm thickness).
Ideal for a range of heavier / thicker textiles they are manufactured with a reinforced shaft and point designed to pierce denser fabrics.
As well as these properties making the needle ideal for work with Denim they are now extensively used by quilters due to their ability to handle dense & thick projects. Other fabrics suitable for use with jeans needles include canvas, oil cloth, vinyl, PVC Glass & more.
For ease of identification Schmetz stamp the needle size on the shank of every needle they manufacture plus add a coloured tip. The Jeans Needle Tip is a: BLUE TIP.
Needle Pack Sizes & Assortment
Sizes 70 through to 110 are available in packs of x5 needles.
Assorted Pack 90-110 includes: 2x size 90, 2x size 100 and 1x size 110.
101274, 101275, 101276, 101277, 101278, 101279
Take a look at the Empress Extra Heavy 36s Sewing Thread – it is particularly suited to stitching denims as well as a range of other heavier fabrics.
Stitching something particular dense & harsh, similar to canvas or tarpaulin? Then the Bonded Nylon Threads are probably more ideal for you.
Please don’t hesitate to Contact Us if you require specialist threads or help selecting the best option for your application.