Leave out the pumpkin part, use bigger fabric an use the design as a pretty pillow(:
A simple technique to bead the edges of your pincushions (or whatever....). English translation included.
DIY Cactus Pincushion Tutorial by MichaelsMakers Lia Griffith
I need to make one of these to keep on my lamp stand while working on my stitching project....how cute!
fiberluscious: Gallery Patchwork and Crazy Quilted Pincushion
Mouse Droppings: Cranberry Dream
Beauty is everywhere for the person who understands and wants: a spool buttons
neat pincushion - x-stitch pattern can be found at http://patrickswoods.com/blog/item/2-what-a-cut-up