You might remember that I posted about my favourite pincushion a while back. This large pincushion is a workhorse: fantastic when machine stitching long seams, removing the pins as I go, as I can blindly stab the pins in the general direction of its commodious surface and they hit home. It also can accommodate the large number of pins and variety of needles I use in various projects. I decided to try to re-create it, using some fabrics printed with sewing motifs and do a tutorial of my process. Here goes:
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Finally, I strongly recommend that you do as I say, not as I do. This is what my dining room looked like after I was done. Tidying as I go is not my strong suit. Add to that my simultaneously having to pee and having a hot flash, whilst the dog noisily licks her rear end just to the right of the chair, and you can be very thankful you are viewing this tutorial from the safety of your computer screen.