The Dritz Hummingbird shaped Needle Threader is easy to hold and has a hinged protective cap to protect the delicate wire threader for safe storage. Threader has an indented side profile for finger placement and gripping. Hinged protective cap rotates to back of threader during threading of needle and then rotates back over wire for safe storage. Threader is suitable for all types of needles with the exception of beading needles. Small lanyard hole in tip of wing for inserting cord or string to keep close by.