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DIY Portuguese Knitting Pin
Portuguese knitting pin. Very cool way of tensioning. (via @wisehilda)
Pearl hair pins
DIY steps for a Portuguese knitting "pin" -- this one actually uses a pair of magnets so you don't have to put holes in your shirt or sweater.
Cactus pin cushion…only the sweetest thing ever
Bedazzle bobby pins to add a bit of pizazz to your hair-do!
DIY Mercury Glass - this was the fastest, cutest pin I've tried and it worked great! I totally turned my old glass anchor hocking vases into something super cute!
This is TOO cute. Would 't I love the pattern for this and all the other ones - the fox, pig, and elephant ,..
What an interesting piece of art! was a toss-up...do I put this on my sewing board or cool stuff one.. :)
Knitted cupcake pin cushions, ideasmag.co.za
Teaching Note: Most kids have an attention span of their age plus 2-5 minutes, so a six-year-old can focus for roughly 8-13 minutes. As such, keep lessons short and sweet to prevent burnout.
This article attached is EVERYTHING that you would want to know about SLEEVES -- EVER!