As I said on my last post, Ida at My Sister Made Me Do It blog is having a Perfectly Pleasing Pincushion Parade starting today. Link up a pincushion post with your favorite pincushions and you have a chance to be a winner of some lovely gifts, including a gift certificate from Green Fairy Quilts.
I have a
Here are most of mine in one grouping.
Of course, they all have a certain place where they belong in real life. Over the years I have received pincushions from swaps...............
|Made by my DIL with the grandchildren's thumbprints|
|Made by a granddaughter when she was young. It's filled with little bits of fabric and is a great pincushion.|
Then there are two "oldies" in the collection. My dad brought me the green one when he was traveling and the old red tomato is one that I remember from when I first started sewing - over 60 years ago. These are treasured and not used.
So........do you have a special pincushion to share?