Quilting has a special taper to the slightly rounded point. Microtex has a very slim acute point. Includes Quilting 75/11, 90/14; Microtex 80/12 (2), 90/14. Fabric uses: Microtex (i.e. Sharp) & Quilting Needles create precise & fewer skipped stitches when piecing & quilting cotton fabrics. Needle types differ in tapered point. Compare needle types for best results.