Create your own pretty and practical pin cushions with step-by-step designs for the cute and quirky, vintage and chic.
In Super-cute Pincushions you’ll find 35 whimsical and creative pincushion projects that are pretty to look at as well as practical to use. Choose from an array of imaginative ideas: adorable pincushion pets such as the hedgehog or tortoise are the perfect gift for an animal lover, while the festive Christmas tree pincushion is a wonderful holiday gift. The pretty stacked pincushion with blanket-stitched petals is delightful and decorative, while the cute dinosaur cushion is a great project that kids can try. Kate Haxell’s designs are also useful—some, such as the doughnut pincushion and the spool holder pincushions, have built-in storage, others can be hung up, and some even sharpen your pins. With easy-to-follow, illustrated step-by-step instructions, Super-cute Pincushions are simple to stitch and rewarding to make—they are the ideal gift for anyone who loves stitching.
Kate Haxell is an experienced craft editor and author. She has written a wide range of craft and design books, including 'Sew-licious Little Things', ‘Super-cute Pincushions’ and ‘Sewlicious’, all published by CICO Books. Visit her website at www.katehaxell.co.uk. She lives in south London, UK.