Posts Tagged ‘pincushion’

@Home This Weekend: Fancy Pincushion

This weekend, fancy up your sewing room with a crystal decanter pincushion. You’ve got to keep those pins somewhere, so it might as well be pretty! Mixedpibbles made a round boxed mini-pillow with a vintage button in the center and fit it into the bowl. Lift the lid of this decanter, and there are your […]


Fact: hedgehogs are just adorable. And hedgehog crafts are adorable too! Here’s a sampling of sweet hedgies that have been posted on Craftster. This precious little hedgehog is also the perfect pincushion, and would be a welcome addition to any sewing room. maker*land shares the link to a tutorial in her post. Doesn’t this felted […]

I’m On Pins and Needles With This Nutty Idea

Do stray pins and needles in your sewing room drive you NUTS? I know they make me squirrelly. Luckily, quaggy has come up with a great solution: an acorn needlebook and pincushion. She’s even gone extra nutty and made some acorn topped straight pins.

July 25th – Thread the Needle Day!

And for all those needles you’ll be loading up for your sewing projects, you need a place to store them! How about an adorable hedgehog pincushion by maker*land? Yes, yes, he really is almost too cute to stick pins and needles in! Or perhaps a pincushion isn’t your style, and you’d prefer a needlebook? Something […]

April 24, 2013 Featured Projects

Every two weeks we pick our favorite 15 projects that Craftster readers have voted for with the “This Rocks!” button. Here are our latest picks which were lovingly and painstakingly chosen (so many amazing projects to choose from!), this time by jungrrl. We hope you enjoy them! Ukulele by pinokeeo Girl with Kite Pincushion by […]

CrafTATstic: Crafty Tattoos: ohsweetie’s Sewing Chest Piece

We’re reviving one of my favorite things here on the Craftster blog… our monthly showcase of awesome crafty tattoos!! Here is ohsweetie‘s homage to sewing, complete with sewing scissors, buttons, needles, and the ubiquitous tomato pincushion. It’s gorgeous! I’m particularly fond of the placement of the scissors! Do you have a crafty tattoo? Share it […]

Falling For Autumn

There are signs that the heat is breaking where I live, so I can’t help but think of fall! I can’t wait to pull out my jeans and sweaters,  and enjoy the cooler weather. I can’t wait for the leaves to turn. I love the fall!  It was this wall hanging by LimeRiot that inspired […]

Handmade Gift Ideas: Jar Pincushion

These pincushions made from canning jars are so beautiful! Any seamstress would be happy to have one on her sewing table. You can see the full tutorial here: For more great gift ideas check out our specific gift guides or our full list of ideas. Gifts for Children Gifts for Crafters Gifts for Men […]