SINGER-Ball Point Hand Needles are available in an assortment for different uses. The following hand-needles are included in this package: Sharps: medium length with a round eye and sharp point, ordinary sewing needles for miscellaneous hand-sewing projects. Darners: long needle with a long eye and sharp point, used for darning work/mending holes. Embroidery: medium length with an elongated eye and sharp point, used for hand embroidery using floss, the elongated eye accommodates multiple strands of embroidery floss. Ten needles per package.