Applique needles from Japan. A very thin needle, one option has a big eye for easier threading. 6 needles per package.
Tulip needles are manufactured in the Kake Region, Hiroshima Prefecture, Japan which has been known for quality metal work for centuries and is the location of the regional "Hiroshima needle" brand. Tulip produces high quality needles which makes stitching easier, are kind to fabric and thread, and last a long time.