A Plump and shapely Pumpkin creates a terrific Autumm pin cushion. The folded Needle Keep has an Acorn inside for needles plus a handy pocket for your special Embroidery Scissors. The Wool colors are yummy and warm! Brush up on 8 embroidery stitches that help give LOTS of interest and texture to your Sewing Set. these will make a terrific Gift for all your "Woolie Friends".
See an example of the inside of the Needle Keep in the photo above.
Make your pattern templates QUICKLY & EASILY with Freezer paper, just print the pieces on the paper and iron (shiny side down) on the wool and accurately cut out the wool.
Our Special Materials Packet includes the Pattern, Wool for both designs (Wool fabrics may vary), a crewel embroidery needles and #8 Perle Cotton - quick and easy to get stitching right away. You must make a trip to the Garden to find your Pumpkin's twig stem!
If you choose to add a button to the bottom of your Pumpkin Pin Cushion, you will want to Order the 5" Doll Needle to attach!
Fill your Pin Cushion with Crushed Walnut Shells (from the pet store), sand or Wool Fleece to plump up those Pumpkin sections.
#8 Perle Cotton used: Presencia 0007 Black#8 DMC Perle Cotton: 580 Olive, 780 Pumpkin, 918 Rust
Kim Diehl's Best Applique Freezer Paper. A Large Pack of 30 Sheets of Handy Freezer Paper (8 1/2" x 11" sheets).
Vintage-Style Metal Clamp for Make-Do Pin Cushions.
The Perfect Scissors for Wool & Cotton Applique.