How to Replace the Needle Bar on Leather Machines?

Answer Leather machines are industrial sewing machines used for sewing leather goods. They are equipped with heavy-duty assemblies, but because leather is tough, they wear out, bend or break faster than t... Read More »

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How to Use a Leather Needle?

A leather needle is designed for attaching thick leather lacing or driving through prepunched holes in leather products along the stitching lines. Leather needles are among the larger needles for s... Read More »

What size needle should I use to sew faux leather?

For best results, sew faux leather with either an 80/12 universal needle or a needle made to sew denim. A good quality polyester thread is also recommended. When machine sewing, set stitch length t... Read More »

Does boiling a tattoo needle in water&alcohol sterilize the needle?

Boiling water is insufficient for sterilizing tattoo needles, and alcohol is just a disinfectant. Only an autoclave can properly sterilize tattoo equipment. Go to a licensed artist trained in cro... Read More »

How to Thread the Needle for a Sew-in Weave So You Don't Have to Keep Threading the Needle?

Weaves can take hours to complete. To sew in a weave, the hair must be braided into cornrows to provide an anchor for the thread that attaches the fake hair to the head. The process becomes more te... Read More »