This set of 6 gold eye embroidery needles is for sewers using embroidery thread or floss. The hand sewing needles are made of rust-resistant nickel-plated steel and feature long eyes and sharp points. The long gold-plated eye makes the needle easier to thread and is corrosion resistant. Also called crewel needles. Keep the embroidery needles all together on the decorative magnet for easy retrieval.