Quilting needles are very sharp, shorter than an regular sewing needle, and made especially for hand quilting. The smaller the needle length, the smaller the stitches. They are sized by number. The larger the number - the smaller the needle size.
Clover's Hawaiian assorted 8 piece needle set includes 8 gold eye needles.
Two each in the following sizes:
Size 1 - for basting
Size 2 - for appliqué
Size 3 - for quilting
Size 4 - for quilting