These John James Beading Needle are stiff yet flexible. Beading hand sewing needles are very fine, long straight sewing needles with long eyes made from the finest steel wire and are expertly crafted. These hand sewing needles are designed for and are fantastic to use with beads, pearls and sequins and they are particularly useful in the art of threading and stringing pearls. This pack contains an assortment of 4 hand sewing needles 2 x size 10 , 1 x size 12 and 1 x size 13. Size 13 are finer and used for size 15 seeds and charlottes. Size 10 are suitable for 11° and larger seed beads.