I LOVED this months project for the
Incase you need a refresher,
this monthly project is hosted by
They take turns sharing a project for the month.
This month was hosted by Susie and her project was the Skinny Pincushion.
You can find the tutorial by Green Bean Patterns
This goes together very quickly
and is SO cute.
The first one doesn't work for my machine.
I keep my extension table on,
so I needed to make mine a bit skinnier to
accommodate the small space.
So here's my first one.
I will be giving this one as a gift.
I'm pretty sure I know who will get it.
I used Amy's measurements to make my second one and it worked perfectly.
I like to use crushed walnut shells
to fill my pin cushions.
My sister and I buy a bag of them
from the pet shop and then split it.
(because you get a HUGE bag!)
I love the weight and firmness the crushed shells
give the cushions.
I also did a little embellishing
I love those polka dot buttons!
The lace and button can be found at
the Little Red Cottage on Etsy.
You can find them
So hurry up and go make yours!
And if you do,
make sure to share in the Flickr group.