Punch needle embroidery is a type of rug hooking which is easy to learn and works up quickly. Perfect for creating wall hangings, rugs and soft furnishings. Working from the back of the piece the punch needle creates 6mm (1/4inch) long loops of yarn as you stitch. This set contains both regular and fine needles. The regular needle can be used with chunky and bulky yarns and even strips of fabric, you can also use multiple strands of finer yarns to make your desired thickness. The fine needle can be used with embroidery floss up to an aran weight yarn. Instructions included. Also available in size 9. Handle: 100% maple wood; Needle: 100% brass.