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wizkid
« on: April 10, 2010 11:19:08 AM »



The perfect travel project! A little pin cushion made out of 8 hexagon motifs joined in a creative way. It's beautiful today in Chicago, and I just had to take a picture of it outside in the grass.

I have seen this all over the web, and I finally had to make one for myself. I used a 1.25mm crochet hook and DMC Perle Cotton thread. I stuffed it with leftover muslin, since the holes between the rows are pretty big, and I wanted it to have some weight.

A pattern can be found here: http://oneloopshort.blogspot.com/2009/10/my-first-pattern.html, which I did not write, nor did I actually use. I just sorta looked at it and figured it out! Don't worry, I won't sell it or anything.  Cheesy

I think it might make a good Mother's Day gift, what do you think?

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« Reply #1 on: April 10, 2010 11:31:59 AM »

I really like this it is so cute and I love the color
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« Reply #2 on: April 10, 2010 11:48:09 AM »

The colors are springtime perfect!

I like weighty pin cushions, too. I add rice to mine that are stuffed with wool to give them a bit of weight.
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« Reply #3 on: April 10, 2010 02:36:44 PM »

It's really beautiful
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« Reply #4 on: April 10, 2010 03:46:43 PM »

very pretty colors!
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« Reply #5 on: April 12, 2010 06:18:25 AM »

Awww!
That's so cute!
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« Reply #6 on: November 29, 2010 03:42:33 PM »

Lovely, soft colors! @;)
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