Use a Universal needle size 80 (the normal needle used for most sewing). Easily sews with a normal sewing foot, walking foot, or a teflon foot. Soft , non-sticky feel. Metallic shiny finish gives an edge and POP to your projects. Use for bag making, embroidery in the hoop projects, crafts, and even garments that hold body. Dry clean suggested or hand wash and hang to dry.