A Handmade Holiday 2013 — PIN Me Pincushion


Looking for a fun holiday gift for your favorite crafty friend? We’re loving this fabulous pin cushion from Madame Samm of Sew We Quilt. As you can see, it’s not just a pin cushion, it’s a statement piece! This little beauty will add a bit of flair to any sewing room!



PIN Me Pincushion
You can never have too many pincushions. Use this easy-to-make pattern offered by Madame Samm and explore the use of Fun Fur® Yarn.

Materials List
– 1/4 yard Cotton fabric
– 1/8 yard Pellon® 987F Fusible Fleece
– Small amount Pellon® Perfect Loft™ Cluster Fiber Fill
– Aurifil™ thread
– Presencia® thread #8
– 1 package Piecemakers 3-1/2” doll needles
– One 6” strip Fun Fur® yarn
– 1/4 cup Rice

Tools List
– Sewing machine and related supplies
– Rotary cutter and related supplies

For a free downloadable pdf of this pattern, visit the project page here. We’d love to see what you make, so be sure to post a photo on our Facebook page OR share with our ‘Made with Pellon®‘ flickr group!


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madamesammSamm is a author and an inspiration to many. After decades in Big Pharma, she retired and, with her family, built a bungalow on a beautiful escarpment surrounded by wine country. She shares her life with an amazing man, a ragdoll and a Maine Coon! Samm manages SewWEQuilt.com and it is the reason why she sews/quilts. She is truly HAPPY and thinks that retirement suits her to a T (Totally!)

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