Which Needle Should I Use?

Wondering which needle is best for your beadstringing project? This easy-to-follow chart has you covered.

Last edited: 10/11/2019
Which Needle Should I Use?

Use this chart to determine which needle is best for the job.

  Flex 
Needle
Big-Eye
Needle
Round-Eye
Twist Needle
Seed beads/very small X    
Small-hole X X  
Large-hole   X  
Silk thread X X X
Nylon poly thread X X X
InvisiLine X X X
Bead cords   X X
Heishi   X X
Dandyline/Tough Thread/and Wild Fire X X  
Stringing from a tray   X