Piecemakers® Dollmaking Needles have clean eyes that will not fray thread, they are sharp, sturdy, strong, and easy to thread. 5 1/8"- For larger dolls, for embroidering their features, putting on their hair, eyes, and for hand stitching body parts. They are also used for joining doll body parts, and for upholstery. This is a great needle for tying quilts "through the batting." 2 ct.