Crochet Pin Cushion


I am going to be learning to sew soon; I’ve signed up for a class that takes place mid September, I’ve got a sewing machine, scissors, threads, chalk and pins; the only thing I didn’t have was a pin cushion. Given that I crochet, it seems silly not to make my own.

Pin cushion

Pin cushion 2

How cute is that? You can find the tutorial here; she has the sweetest voice and her tutorials are very detailed.

I’ve used Aran yarn and a 5mm crochet hook. The stuffing is just toy stuffing I bought from Hobbycraft.

It’s really very simple to make and took me less than an hour. You don’t need a lot of yarn and this is a great little project for using up scraps. Even if you don’t need a pin cushion, it’s something you could make as a little gift.

Thanks for stopping by!

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s