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« on: August 14, 2008 01:44:03 PM »

I like to wear my pin cushion while  I'm sewing, but, frankly, the usual tomato does not do it for me...  So I whipped this one in about an hour, and since I filled it with steel wool, my pins are always sharp!


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« Reply #1 on: August 15, 2008 05:46:16 PM »

Oh, that is CUTE!  Is he a hungry hippo, or just saying YEOWCH!?

Oooh, doesn't the steel wool get all over?  It IS a great idea, though!  I like to wear my pincushion too, and those teeny ring ones are, well, teeny, and in the way on my finger!  This one's great!
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« Reply #2 on: August 15, 2008 11:23:07 PM »

Thanks bcgrote!  Well, the steel wool (one without soap in it, of course) did leave a few strands while I was stuffing, but nothing major (but then, I'm used to work with faux fur, which is the worst...)
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