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Heather Bailey
« on: August 08, 2006 11:47:38 PM »



Oh, it turned out so perfectly pearish!  I think I may have to do a pattern down the line.  It's stuffed with wood shavings, to keep the pins sharp and so they won't sink in too easily.  The leaf is for holding needles.  In fact, I think I'm going to make a couple more pear pincushions tomorrow for a birthday giveaway at the end of the week -- maybe I'll host a clean joke contest to choose the winner -- Hmmm. 

And I made this tape measure to go with it -- too cute!


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« Reply #1 on: August 09, 2006 07:07:24 AM »

That is both genius AND gorgeous! I'm smitten!  Cheesy
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« Reply #2 on: August 09, 2006 07:10:08 AM »

ok i'm wisting that! lovely!
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« Reply #3 on: August 09, 2006 07:18:35 AM »

They both look so pretty.
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« Reply #4 on: August 09, 2006 07:19:34 AM »

I love those and I love your website. So fun!
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« Reply #5 on: August 09, 2006 09:24:14 AM »

those are so elegant looking.
really good job!
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« Reply #6 on: August 09, 2006 11:51:33 AM »

You should absolutely sell a pattern for that -- anyone who has vintage fabric in their stash would love it, including me!
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« Reply #7 on: August 09, 2006 04:13:06 PM »

I luv it!  I want one of each!!
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« Reply #8 on: August 09, 2006 04:34:56 PM »

that is adorable! i love it!
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« Reply #9 on: August 09, 2006 04:45:21 PM »

I remember this on your site.  I think it's awesome.  I just signed up for a wist list just to list it.  I was curious where you get your pins from too.
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