I know some of you are rolling your eyes thinking I don’t need another pincushion …believe me …you do! Wait till you see these adorable ideas…your not going to be able to resist ! ( I hope )
As I was surfing the net I came across thousands of Pincushion ideas! Unfortunately I can’t post them all…so I picked out the ones I thought you might like …that I thought were different or cute.
Lets start with fruits….****Grab a coffee first…this turned into a LONG post!
Who can resist a whole bowl of strawberries??http://www.marthastewart.com/273284/strawberry-pincushions
Or this one?
I love this watermelon…. how cute is that!
An Apple a day… keeps the doctor away !
What about a Pear ??
or a cute tomato ( it is fruit!)….?? Love the tiny flower pots idea.
this link is in German only. Sulky has a few more ideas there!http://www.sulky-international.de/scripts/clsAIWeb.php?seite_id=118
Enough fruits…what about animals??
How about this cute birdie pattern by Joel Dewberry…
For the turtle lovers…. I found these 4 links.
A crazy lovers….
or this tiny one …..
What about this funny Gecko….
Or a wise old Owl ?
If those animals don’t work for you …this one will make you laugh…I had to chuckle when I saw it …Pig on wheels!
This little Crab I have to make ( I was born in June so I am a Cancer…gotta make him!)
Here's the link for the tutorial…https://docs.google.com/file/d/0B1Gp63SggRN_ZDY0NWFlN2EtYzM0Ny00ZWQ1LWI2YmItNzMyOGJkNzk2MmQ3/edit?pli=1
How about a tiny mouse??….
This mouse is in German….
Or something in keeping with the holiday…a little Duckie ??
Isn’t this Bitty bug adorable !! ( she also has a cute Mushroom pattern)
Animals aren’t your things….you want something more more traditional ??
How about these ?… Everyone loves Dressforms ??
Here is another link for a Dressform
For the embroidery lovers…
How about some Flower shapes ….
or this one…
or maybe this one ?
This little one is one of my favorites …they are fast , easy and practical…I love them!
How about a pincushion for a Birthday girl….a cake!
or a Cupcakes for yourself?
None of those are exciting you ….how about these adorable mushroom houses ??
or this cute car….
or the house to park the car in front of? #
Or for the traveler….this one is in German & English!
Here is one we all need…but with 13 hours!
That was the last one!!!!!
This has to be the longest post ever!
I didn’t know when to stop.
I hope you found one or two that you like…I have about 4 or 5 I want to make …not to mention the pincushion patterns I have sitting here.
Remember a Pincushion can be almost anything you stick a pin in ( couch & husband are exempt!)
You don't have to use these examples…You may have some patterns at home you have been wanting to make…now is the time.
P.S. A girl can never have to many Pincushions!! Don’t forget these make great little gifts.