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Schmetz Jersey Needle


A Jersey needle if for thicker stretch fabrics like trackie materials, where the fabric is stretchy but also heavier to sew through.

  • Fits most domestic sewing machines
  • System code: 130/705 H SUK
  • ball point wont loop threads, and prevents material damage
  • Pack of 5 needles
  • 80/12 size suitable for medium to heavier weight stretch fabrics

More Information

Track-suits, heavy gym and bike gear, and even stretch work pants need a stronger stretch needle. Using a Jersey sewing machine needle will both help you handle the stretch of these fabrics, and also to sew more easily through the bulkier seams that come with them.

Some things you might want to use a Jersey needle for:

  • Ajour, cotton knitwear, bouclé, lycra, knitted fabrics, corsetry fabrics, sweatshirt fabric, faux fur
  • Gauze, jersey, tulle
  • Imitation fur (funfur), reversible, knitted fabric

Generally suitable for your domestic Bernina sewing machine, Brother sewing machine, Elna sewing machine, Husqvarna VIKING sewing machine, Janome sewing machine, Juki sewing machine, New Home sewing machine, Pfaff sewing machine, Semco sewing machine, Singer sewing machine, Sterling sewing machine, Toyota sewing machine.