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Thread: My sewing machine needle is broken!

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    Senior Member mrsj82's Avatar
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    How am I going to sew without it? I'm sad...I want to sew today and I broke all my needles last night...

    *sniff*

    Okay just ranting

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    community benefactor Knot Sew's Avatar
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    There are some places on e-bay where you can buy a box of 100 needles.....I bought singer type to use on my kenmores 100 for 20 dollars :wink:

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    Senior Member mrsj82's Avatar
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    Wow! Thanks! I think I'll check that out! I was sewing a rag quilt with demin and I guess my needle just wasn't big enough because they kept breaking...so I'm off to find me some needles! Thanks!

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    Super Member sewjoyce's Avatar
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    Try this site:

    http://jhittlesewing.funoverload.com...ls/page_1.html

    You can buy any amount and get "wholesale" price. I've used them several times and they are a great company!!

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    Super Member Butterflyspain's Avatar
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    Hi just read your post, you can get special needles for sewing denim. Ask for them instead, because the denim is so thick it pays to get the stronger ones.

    Elle

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    i think the denim needles are sized 16.....

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    Super Member DA Mayer's Avatar
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    I used the jeans needles and worked great. No more broken needles.

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    Super Member SaraSewing's Avatar
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    And when there is nuthin' you really want at JoAnns for the 40% coupon (yes, it occasionally happens!), stock up on needles!

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    Quote Originally Posted by sewjoyce
    Try this site:

    http://jhittlesewing.funoverload.com...ls/page_1.html

    You can buy any amount and get "wholesale" price. I've used them several times and they are a great company!!
    Wow. I love this site. Thanks :D :D :D

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    Quote Originally Posted by saravincent
    And when there is nuthin' you really want at JoAnns for the 40% coupon (yes, it occasionally happens!), stock up on needles!
    Or rotary cutter blades :D
    K

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