A Cloth Merchant
While few of us sewists look forward to using a seam ripper, when you need one, this is the best we've found. It has a fine point to get into tiny stitches, and a blade that hasn't dulled on us yet (and we use this a lot).
Made in Japan
Bohin : Chenille Needles - Size 20
Bohin : Crewel / Embroidery Needles - size 5
Bohin : Glass Head Pins