Schmetz Hemstitch Machine Needle


Hemstitch or wing needle for household sewing machines
For decorative stitches and seams in loosely woven fabrics, Flat shank, Includes 1 piece

Use the embroidery stitches on your machine with this needle to create lovely decorative edges.

Make sure to use a zigzag stitch plate with an elongated stitch hole. It is best to apply the first stitches manually by turning the hand wheel in order to verify whether the needle is touching the needle plate. You should also test different decorative stitches on fabric scraps in order to determine the optimal thread tension as well as stitch length and width.