Roses and Ruching - Pincushion

Roses and Ruching – Pincushion

$14.50

Roses and Ruching Pincushion ~ 5 ½” diameter

– A small project for your sewing space or for giving as a gift. This decorative and functional pincushion combines a great variety of techniques including patchwork, quilting, fabric ruching, embroidery and dimensional work. Discover how easy it is to make double-sided fabric and use it to create dimensional roses, semi-detached leaves and a raw edged, embroidered tag.

– Dimensional roses can be made with any light weight fabric and can be added to a wide variety of projects. Attach them to a headband, cushion, quilt, embroidery panel and more.

 

Product Description

Roses and Ruching – Pincushion ~ 5 ½” diameter

– A small project for your sewing space or for giving as a gift. This decorative and functional pincushion combines a great variety of techniques including patchwork, quilting, fabric ruching, embroidery and dimensional work. Discover how easy it is to make double-sided fabric and use it to create dimensional roses, semi-detached leaves and a raw edged, embroidered tag.

– Dimensional roses can be made with any light weight fabric and can be added to a wide variety of projects. Attach them to a headband, cushion, quilt, embroidery panel and more.

REQUIREMENTS AS LISTED ON THE PATTERN COVER

Fabric required
– Off White/Cream Fabric – a Fat Eighth – for patchwork top of pincushion, base and tag
– Pink Fabric – 5″ x 16″ – for dimensional roses
– Large Floral Print – 3″ x width of fabric – for ruched (gathered) side of pincushion
– Small Floral Print – 2″ x width of fabric – patchwork top of pincushion
– 1st Green Fabric – 2 ½” x 5″ – leaves
– 2nd Green Fabric (slightly lighter than the 1st) – 2 ½” x 5″ – leaves

Threads and notions required
– Fusible Webbing – 15cm x 90cm width (6″ x 35″ width) – roses, leaves & tag
– Fusible Stabiliser – 3″ x 4″ – for tag embroidery
– Thin Fusible Pellon – 6″ square – for backing quilted patchwork top
– Freezer Paper – 3″ square – for leaves
– Toy Filling – for stuffing pincushion
– A very fine Fabric Marker and An Erasable Fabric Marker
– An Applique Glue Pen
– Stranded Embroidery Cotton (my chosen threads listed in brackets)
—— 1 skein to match your Pink Fabric (I used DMC 3354)
—— 1 skein for leaf veins on your Green Fabrics and tie on tag (I used DMC 3012)
—— 1 skein variegated thread for embroidery of the tag (I used Cottage Garden Threads – 605 Cherry Blossom)
– Sharp Embroidery scissors – for cutting out double-sided fabric shapes
– General sewing supplies