DMC Embroidery Hand Needles sizes 5/16. This is a great set of needles to have on hand for any sewing project you may be working on. This package contains twelve size 5 needles. Also called sharps, embroidery needles have 2 great advantages which are a long eye for easy threading with multiple strands and a very sharp point that will pierce close woven fabrics. Always use the finest needle that will carry your thread or yarn. Imported.