A New Pincushion!

A few weeks ago I visited a new little quilt shop during their grand opening. They gave little English a Paper a piecing kits to all customers.

I pieced the flower and then set it aside until last night.

I appliquéd the flower to the gray background and then quilted it.

Finally, I cut a backing, stitched, turned, filled, and stitched up the opening.

I fill my pincushions with rice. I used a decorator weight scrap for the back.

Such a fun little project! Have a great day!

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About katyquilts

I am a wife, mom of four amazing kids, and a librarian. I have been making traditional quilts for ages but have ventured into art qulting in the last several years. I also love to knit socks and mittens and dye my own fabric. I am thankful to God my Father and Creator for the gift of creativity!
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8 Responses to A New Pincushion!

  1. darlynn says:

    cute as can be!!!!

  2. What a fun pincushion. Never thought about putting rice in them.

  3. Sandi says:

    Very cute! Hugs,

  4. Adorable project! Love the use of hexies without getting so far into them you’re obligated to make a quilt.

  5. Peggyinno says:

    That came out sew cute!!!

  6. Luann says:

    What size were those little paper pieces? I ordered the die for small hexies and I think this would be a fun take-along project. One of my Granddaughters wants a blue rose. She’s 5 and this would make a cute hair clip for her braided hair.

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