make-do pincushions

January 31st, 2009 in member junk     
pennyheaven pennyheaven, member
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I have been picking up candle holders from 2nd hand stores and using old felted sweaters,coats and blankets to make these.

Pattern or design used: My own design - KIM
posted in: member junk, artwork, candle holder, upcycled sweater.recycled wool

Comments (6)

MimiToria writes: Very creative and useful too. Posted: 6:14 pm on February 3rd
SnowmanHill writes: These are really cute, good job! Posted: 8:08 am on February 2nd
Junk_Sophisticate writes: Love these! Welcome to JMS, Pennyheaven!
Candy Posted: 3:19 pm on January 31st
irishrovr writes: I love your make-do's!!! I saw a vintage make-do in an antique shop up in Door County this past summer and I wanted to give it a try sometime - using old felted sweaters is a great idea! Posted: 3:00 pm on January 31st
suewhitney writes: Very nice idea. I've never seen this done before. Thaks so much fr sharing and welcome to JUNKMARKET Style.

Happy Junking,
Sue Posted: 12:13 pm on January 31st
MelHow writes: I think my favorite is the heart on the red candle stick... Posted: 11:27 am on January 31st
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