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Topic: Cool pincushion/thread holder revamp! (before and after)  (Read 1663 times)
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« on: March 24, 2013 04:40:22 PM »

So I found this old pincushion/thread holder at Goodwill yesterday and it was too cool to leave behind, but not quite cool enough to leave as is, so I gave it a revamp and I LOVE it!!!

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« Reply #1 on: March 24, 2013 05:40:05 PM »

Cute!
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« Reply #2 on: March 24, 2013 05:40:25 PM »

Nice score FB!  But it needs googly eyes LOL Grin
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« Reply #3 on: March 24, 2013 06:53:30 PM »

Great find and awesome upgrade!
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« Reply #4 on: March 25, 2013 05:40:02 AM »

Thank you!

And LOL at the googly eyes!
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« Reply #5 on: March 25, 2013 12:26:48 PM »

Oh Foxy, I am insanely jealous!  I actually went on a Goodwill pincushion hunt Sunday but had no luck at all. 
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« Reply #6 on: March 25, 2013 03:00:26 PM »

Oh Foxy, I am insanely jealous!  I actually went on a Goodwill pincushion hunt Sunday but had no luck at all. 

Awesome, right? And I know what you mean...a good pincushion is hard to find! That's why I had to jump all over this one. It makes me sooooo happy!! <3
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« Reply #7 on: March 25, 2013 03:33:08 PM »

If someone wanted to make one like that, it looks to me like you would just need a small plaque, some dowel, a drill, a small bit of stuffing and fabric and a small candle stick...hhhmmm maybe and egg cup would work for the pincushion area....then one might need some glue of some sort...We can't have anyone one going insane Grin
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« Reply #8 on: March 25, 2013 03:49:19 PM »

If someone wanted to make one like that, it looks to me like you would just need a small plaque, some dowel, a drill, a small bit of stuffing and fabric and a small candle stick...hhhmmm maybe and egg cup would work for the pincushion area....then one might need some glue of some sort...We can't have anyone one going insane Grin

Totally! Way to use your thinking cap, ma'am!
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« Reply #9 on: March 26, 2013 08:32:13 AM »

What a cool score and revamp! I haven't seen anything like this before. Neato.
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