Home How to quilt Quilting basics Sewing Machine Needles: 3 Things Every Quilter Should Know Sewing Machine Needles: 3 Things Every Quilter Should Know Jody Sanders shares some needle know-how, including 3 things every quilter should know about their needle. She also discusses different needle types and when you might use them. American Patchwork & Quilting Editors June 20, 2017 Advertisement Pin FB More Tweet Email Send Text Message Print Need a place to store needles? Make a needle keeper! Click here for the free pattern.