Standard Darning Needles
A pack of 10 darning needles for mending all sorts of garments, including socks! This is a mixed pack of cotton darners in a useful range of sizes.
Why start darning?
There's a lot more to darning than holey socks!
Darning is having a moment right now, as we discover more of the joys of slow fashion and the beauty of repairing old favorites. If you're new to repairing and darning there's so much information out there, including fun methods like visible mending and sashiko.
At the shop we follow some great instagram acounts for ideas and inspiration, like the fabulous visible_creative_mending
for inspirational sashiko ideas and a mindful approach to mending.
What are standard darning needles?
These 1/5 needles are shorter darning needles. This size is also called cotton darners. They have a sharp point and a long eye for easy threading of thicker yarns. These cotton darners can be used to mend cotton or wool. One of our range of essential sewing needles including:
- Machine needles
- Darning needles
- Beading needles
- Hand sewing needles
Check out other sewing essentials to go with these standard darning needles here. Find sewing box essentials like tailor's chalk
and tape measures.
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