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Embroidery Tips & Techniques

Let’s Get to the Point Needle Know-How

Embroidery is a timeless craft that allows us to create beautiful designs with thread and fabric. To achieve stunning results, having the right tools is crucial. One tool that can make a significant difference in your embroidery journey is the ceramic-coated needle. We bring you our brand-new Ceramic-Coated Needles, smooth stitches with superior results!

We’ll explore the benefits of using ceramic-coated needles and how they can enhance your embroidery experience:

  • Durability: Ceramic-coated needles are more durable than standard chrome-plated needles, lasting twice as long because the ceramic coating is harder and more resistant to wear and tear. They are less likely to break or bend, which saves you time and money on replacing broken needles.

  • Heat resistance: Ceramic coatings are also heat-resistant, which makes them ideal for use with high-speed embroidery that can generate heat from friction. The heat-resistant properties of ceramic coatings help to reduce the risk of needle damage, breakage, or melting of synthetic fibers, which can occur with traditional chrome-plated needles.


  • Reduced friction: The ceramic coating on the needle reduces friction between the needle and the fabric, which can help to reduce thread breakage, skipped stitches, and other stitching problems. The reduced friction also helps to prolong the life of the needle, as it experiences less wear and tear.


  • Smooth stitching! The smooth surface of ceramic-coated needles can create smoother, more precise stitches than traditional chrome-plated needles, resulting in cleaner and more professional-looking embroidery.


  • Less penetration force: Ultra-smooth ceramic-coated needles have lower penetration force, making them kinder to delicate fabrics, yet they last longer on tough synthetic materials.

You can listen to Deborah Jones and Ashley Jones explain even more benefits that come with using Ceramic-Coated Needles:

Also, if you wish to learn even more about needles you can rewatch our Between Friends segment.

Embroidery is an art form that deserves the finest tools to bring your creative vision to life. Ceramic-coated needles offer exceptional glide, durability, heat resistance, reduced fraying, and versatility, making them an indispensable tool for embroidery enthusiasts. Upgrade your embroidery experience by embracing the advantages of ceramic-coated needles and witness the transformation in the quality of your stitches and the joy in your creative process. Happy stitching!