pincushion


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a small stiff cushion into which pins are stuck ready for use

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I don't just remember whether I stuck it on the pincushion or laid it in the china tray.
I only make pincushions and pen-wipers, to use up my waste.
All the movables, from the wardrobes to the chairs and tables, hangings, glasses, even to the pincushions and scent-bottles on the dressing-tables, displayed the same quaint variety.
Beginning with illustrated lists of materials, supplies and tools, plus demonstrations of special techniques for many of the projects, projects include a chenille sofa pillow, a coffeepot cozy, an egg coaster, a pear doorstop, quilted oven mitt, stacked pincushion, headphones case, kimono clothespin bag, laptop case, hanging storage tub, tablet sleeve, a toiletry bag, wall organizer, and more.
On-trend plants include Haworthia, Echeveria, Crassula, Euphorbia, Pincushion cacti (Mammillaria) and Aloe.
If making the embroidered pincushion, use a lightbox or window and a fine-tip permanent pen or pencil to trace the design onto A.
And camp centers of the sheets, pincushion and towel cloths, thin blankets, quilts, pillows and bedspreads.
With just a scrap of special fabric and a bit of fiberfill, you can create the perfect pincushion, and change the look instantly when the mood strikes you.
The hot pink of pincushion flowers (Leucospermum) look right at home with a Campari punch (page 50).
In addition to grand sewing machines, the former made elaborately constructed needlework clamps decorated with filigree casting which always included a pincushion at the top.
One attempt to make a pincushion stuffed with the innards of my teddy bear created an unforgettable mess.
Simply choose the level of magnification and achieve beautiful macro photos with greater depth of field, nicely diffused light, and less pincushion distortion.
As part of his contribution, Woodland Cultural Centre (Brantford, Ontario) director Tom Hill selected from the National Museum of the American Indian (NMAI) collections a highly unusual and very finely decorated Northeastern pincushion for inclusion in the show (see above).
The olloclip Macro 3-in-1 has three different macro lenses (21x, 14x, and 7x magnification), each engineered with a total of six elements for edge-to-edge clarity, greater depth of field, nicely diffused light on the image, less pincushion distortion, and a higher degree of aesthetic blur in the out-of-focus areas.