Little Penguin Quilts Through the Year

Little Penguin Quilts Through the Year

Sunday, February 1, 2015

Friday Finish

Friday night, after a long work week, and an especially long Friday, I was in need of some instant gratification in the form of a quick, scrappy project.  I always spend time on Crazy Mom's blog on Fridays and love her collection of tiny, scrappy pincushions.  So, a pincushion it was!

I decided to dig around in my scrap basket to see what I could find, and I pulled out these:


I have lots of  Hello Sunshine scraps leftover from putting together this quilt top.  I think I need to finish this one!


The little orangey-yellow scrap is from my stash, and I don't know what it is, but I sure wish I had more of it!  I am down to just that little bit left!  Anyway, those bits and pieces turned into this pincushion:



I love those little polka dots!  A feel-good Friday Finish!

Linking up with Oh Scrap!  at Quilting is More Fun than Housework.  Go check out all the other scrappy goodness there!  Lots of inspiration!

9 comments:

  1. Isn't it amazing how time in our sewing rooms is balm for our frazzled souls? When I was working, a mere 2.5 years ago, my husband would say either, "Go to yoga" or "Go down into your sewing room" knowing that he'd happy a much happier wife (and happier life as the saying goes) in short order! Love your happy pincushion and yes I love those little polka dots! Too cute!

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  2. Those blues and yellows look so sunny and cheerful! And isn't it always the way that there never seems to be enough of our favourite fabrics?

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  3. I probably wouldn't mind pinning if I had a happy little pincushion like that! Thanks for sharing on Oh Scrap!

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  4. What a cheerful little pin cushion. It looks darling.

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  5. That little pin cushion would put a smile on anyone's face!
    Kathy T. in Tampa

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  6. Oh that pin cushion is cute!!

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  7. That looks like the perfect cure for a hard week: a bright, cheerful pincushion that will make you smile every time you use it!

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  8. Isn't it great to have a hobby like ours to cheer you up after a hard day?!

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