Pincushions and More Pincushions

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  Oh, dear. I am going through a pincushion phase. That means that I am interested in the pincushions other people use and make and save and give away. I am interested in little pincushions made to be worn like rings and bracelet pincushions and pincushions in old tea cups.  I thought that I had […]

A Proper Pincushion

“A stitch in time saves nine.” -Benjamin Franklin- journal entry: Oh, this was fun to make.  It is a teeny tiny pincushion made inside of a teeny tiny trunk.  I simply sewed two 3×3 squares of soft, textured fabric together, right sides together and left a little opening on one side.  I turned the little […]

Bright and Cheery Pincushions

“Hem your blessings with thankfulness so they don’t unravel.” -Author Unknown- journal entry: I have a thing about pincushions.  I really ought to look into it.   I know that Snow White felt like a pincushion and it took a prince to fix things for her.  I just like to be able to find my pins.  […]

Teeny Tiny Valentines Day Pincushions

“If there ever comes a day when we can’t be together, Keep me in your heart, I’ll stay there forever.” -Winnie-the-Pooh to Piglet- journal entry: Two inches.  That is as big as these little pincushions grow.  I made a pattern out of a scrap of card stock and cut the tops out of pink chenille […]