Plastic sewing needles

potter_head483 1/31/2016 09:29 am 1911

Just out of curiosity, whats the purpose of using plastic sewing needles in kandi? I've watched a few vids & they say that the needle isn't recommended, but very helpful. Mind telling me why that is?

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Feb 16, 2017 1:41 pm

I use "plastic canvas needles". They are metal needles made for sewing plastic canvas projects. They come with blunt or sharp tips, so just make sure you get the blunt tip ones!

Feb 16, 2017 5:56 am

I thought the same thing, and then i bought some. They are an amazing tool to have, I can make kandi 2x faster now. give it a try !

Feb 10, 2017 8:22 am

I use metal carpet or yarn needles easier and dont break as easy

  • Mimi
Feb 7, 2017 8:56 pm

hi um i have the smaler version of this were can i buy plastic round needle like one thst it came with

Oct 1, 2016 5:12 am

They are used for larger creations. It's easier to navigate the string throughout the beads, and it takes less time as opposed to using your hands alone.

Jun 27, 2016 11:11 pm

it helps when u need to string into beads basically. sometimes the string is difficult to get in bead

Jan 31, 2016 2:46 pm

when making things like 3D cuffs, it's much easier with a plastic needle to get onto the beads without the string doing something weird. I have broken a few of my plastic needles, so I recommend a thick metal needle without a sharp tip if you can find some