|If you are ever struggling threading the small eye of a hand sewing needle, try this. Cut the thread on an angle with a sharp pair of scissors, then wet the end and pull the thread between your thumb and forefinger to make it even pointier. You'll see, cutting the thread on an angle creates a sharper point so threading becomes easier. Try it, it works! I was so excited when I figured this out, that I had to share it right away.