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Heirloom tomato pincushions from Martha Stewart
Heirloom tomato pin cushion from Martha Stewart
Reminds me of my grandma's sewing box Here's the tutorial: http://www.marthastewart.com/article/homegrown-tomato-pincushions
Martha Stewart DIY tomato pincushion tutorial.
When I taught children's sewing classes, they were obsessed with tomato pin cushions, so I think this would make a great first sewing project.
"Homegrown" Tomato Pincushions
These whimsical sewing-box staples are just as sweet as garden-grown tomatoes, and you don't have to wait until summer to enjoy them.
Learn the history of the tomato-shaped pincushion as well as a video demonstrating how to make your own classic.
Pin cushion -also a good needlework pillow idea
bunny pin cushion- use card rolls to build over for sculpture project
Simple elegance - would be good to make with scraps of linen leftover after a project.
Pincushion ~ Come on, this guy is cute. You wouldn't retire the old tomato one for him???
Furry pincushion- I want this cute little guy by my sewing machine!
Pin cushion - Velma ***** ***** ***** ***** ***** Rodriguez, this looks like one you would make! :)
Framed pincushion! Will be making this ASAP and placing on the sewing machine table. Wonderful idea!
Fabulous, creative pin cushion...I certainly don't have the patience to make one like it but it is to-die-for adorable.