Needles and Sinew

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SINEW: The most important development in Native American Art and also economic development in the past 100 years has been the invention of Sinew. Historical sinew which was used for sewing was the tendons of a deer or elk. But at some point in the past century someone invented the modern waxed polyester sinew which is a mandatory part of every Native craft box.

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NEEDLE: Glovers Needles are for sewing leather. Each needle has a point with 3 sides to it which cuts easily through leather. Glover needle sizing are inverse of common sense. The largest needle is sized # 3 and the smallest is # 9. The most common needle size for sewing leather is either 5 or 6.

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  • Sinew – Natural

    22$ Canadian

    Sinew is used to sew moccasins, drum sticks, pouches, bags, mukluks….everything.  Not to mention weaving dreamcatchers!!   This sinew peals off flat from the roll and then can be divided into 5 thinner threads which can be then threaded into any needle hole.
    8 oz
    800 ft. is 22$ and 65 ft. is 5 $

  • Sinew – Black

    22$ Canadian

    Sinew is used to sew moccasins, drum sticks, pouches, bags, mukluks….everything.  Not to mention weaving dreamcatchers!!   This sinew peals off flat from the roll and then can be divided into 5 thinner threads which can be then threaded into any needle hole.
    8 oz
    800 ft. is 22$ and 65 ft. is 5 $

  • Sinew – White

    22$ Canadian

    Sinew is used to sew moccasins, drum sticks, pouches, bags, mukluks….everything.  Not to mention weaving dreamcatchers!!   This sinew peals off flat from the roll and then can be divided into 5 thinner threads which can be then threaded into any needle hole.
    8 oz
    800 ft. is 22$ and 65 ft. is 5 $

  • Sinew – Dark brown

    22$ Canadian

    Sinew is used to sew moccasins, drum sticks, pouches, bags, mukluks….everything.  Not to mention weaving dreamcatchers!!   This sinew peals off flat from the roll and then can be divided into 5 thinner threads which can be then threaded into any needle hole.
    8 oz
    800 ft. is 22$ and 65 ft. is 5 $

  • Sinew – Purple

    22$ Canadian

    Sinew is used to sew moccasins, drum sticks, pouches, bags, mukluks….everything.  Not to mention weaving dreamcatchers!!   This sinew peals off flat from the roll and then can be divided into 5 thinner threads which can be then threaded into any needle hole.
    8 oz
    800 ft. is 22$ and 65 ft. is 5 $

  • Sinew – Scarlet

    22$ Canadian

    Sinew is used to sew moccasins, drum sticks, pouches, bags, mukluks….everything.  Not to mention weaving dreamcatchers!!   This sinew peals off flat from the roll and then can be divided into 5 thinner threads which can be then threaded into any needle hole.
    8 oz
    800 ft. is 22$ and 65 ft. is 5 $

  • Sinew – Royal blue

    22$ Canadian

    Sinew is used to sew moccasins, drum sticks, pouches, bags, mukluks….everything.  Not to mention weaving dreamcatchers!!   This sinew peals off flat from the roll and then can be divided into 5 thinner threads which can be then threaded into any needle hole.
    8 oz
    800 ft. is 22$ and 65 ft. is 5 $

  • Sinew – Honey

    22$ Canadian

    Sinew is used to sew moccasins, drum sticks, pouches, bags, mukluks….everything.  Not to mention weaving dreamcatchers!!   This sinew peals off flat from the roll and then can be divided into 5 thinner threads which can be then threaded into any needle hole.
    800 ft. / 8 oz

  • Beading thread

    15$ Canadian

    500 meters

  • Glover needles – size 9

    10$ Canadian

    Glovers Needles are for sewing leather. Each needle has a point with 3 sides to it which cuts easily through leather. Glover needle sizing are inverse of common sense.
    Needles:  size 9
    25/pkg

  • Glover needles – size 7

    10$ Canadian

    Glovers Needles are for sewing leather. Each needle has a point with 3 sides to it which cuts easily through leather. Glover needle sizing are inverse of common sense.
    Needles:  size 7
    25/pkg

  • Glover needles – size 6

    10$ Canadian

    Glovers Needles are for sewing leather. Each needle has a point with 3 sides to it which cuts easily through leather. Glover needle sizing are inverse of common sense.
    Needles:  size 6
    25/pkg

  • Glover needles – size 5

    10$ Canadian

    Glovers Needles are for sewing leather. Each needle has a point with 3 sides to it which cuts easily through leather. Glover needle sizing are inverse of common sense.
    Needles:  size 5
    25/pkg

  • Glover needles – size 3

    10$ Canadian

    Glovers Needles are for sewing leather. Each needle has a point with 3 sides to it which cuts easily through leather. Glover needle sizing are inverse of common sense.
    Needles:  size 3
    25/pkg

  • Beading needles – size 10

    6$ Canadian

    Beading Needles:  size 10
    25/pkg

  • Beading needles – size 11

    6$ Canadian

    Beading Needles:  size 11
    25/pkg

  • Beading needles – size 16

    6$ Canadian

    Beading Needles:  size 16
    25/pkg

  • Glover needles – mix pack

    5$ Canadian

    Mix pack of Glovers Needles.  In this pack there are 6 needles, 2 each of: #s  3, 5, & 7.

  • Beading needles – mix pack

    4$ Canadian

    Mix pack of Beading Needles.  In this pack 8 needles, 4 each of: #s 10 & 12.