Do you want to know how to sew with a stretch needle? This sewing tutorial will focus on the following questions: what is a stretch needle for sewing? Do you need a stretch needle? Why use a stretch needle? The stretch needle works excellent with swimwear, stretchy knits, all elastic materials. Visually, this needle has a shorter eye than a standard needle, a special flat shank, a deep scarf and specially designed to prevent skipped stitches on stretchy fabrics. It has a medium ballpoint tip