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« on: December 13, 2011 02:14:06 PM »

Hopefully, I am placing this in the correct place. I made this about a month ago, but thought I should finally share it. Hope you all like it.

I wanted a pin cushion that was NOT on my table when sewing.  I still wanted it within reach, and I never look at things normally. LOL

So, I had two broken wood candle sticks, a broken oil burner, a lamp shade, beads, paint, clear accent gems, and nothing but time on my side. LOL

Sorry about the cropping, but I took the picture in the garage.



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« Reply #1 on: December 14, 2011 12:38:17 AM »

What an ingenious solution. I love the black lace.
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« Reply #2 on: December 15, 2011 08:54:06 AM »

This is a neat decorative and functional!! Nice job.
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« Reply #3 on: December 15, 2011 10:54:13 AM »

I would have taken pictures of it next to the sewing machine a table, but it's a wreck because I haven't been able to keep up with it due to surgery. I will update once I can get a real good cleaning done.
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« Reply #4 on: December 16, 2011 01:25:00 PM »

I really like this idea a lot. I am a big fan of black lace in almost any situation. This is much more elegant than the standard red tomatoe pin cushion.
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« Reply #5 on: December 17, 2011 04:58:33 PM »

Thank you. I also forgot to mention it is the same height as my sewing table. Lol
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