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Finger Pin Cushion - Sewing Pattern

Discover the perfect companion for your sewing adventures with our innovative Finger Pin Cushion sewing pattern. This pattern is designed to revolutionize your sewing experience by providing a convenient and practical solution for keeping your pins within easy reach. Gone are the days of fumbling around for your pins or accidentally pricking yourself while sewing. The design features a soft and cushioned surface that securely holds your pins, preventing them from rolling away or getting lost amidst your sewing supplies. Whether you're a seasoned seamstress or just starting out, this pattern is suitable for all skill levels and guarantees a seamless sewing experience. So, say goodbye to the hassle of traditional pin cushions and embrace the convenience and efficiency of our Finger Pin Cushion sewing pattern.

For this project, you will need:

  • 3 inch or 3.5 inch square of fabric - the pin cushion will sit on your pointer finger. For larger fingers, I recommend the 3.5 inch square
  • Fiberfill or polyfill
  • Craft awl or other pointed tool (chopsticks work great!)
  • Needle, thread and scissors

Step 1: Fold your 3 inch or 3.5 inch square on the diagonal

Step 2: Stitch both open ends of the triangle leaving a one inch gap on one side for turning and stuffing the cushion

You can hand sew, but I chose to machine stitch to provide extra durability. In addition, you would normally select a thread color to match your chosen fabric. For illustrative purposes, I used black thread to show the stitching line and the one inch gap.

Step 3: Turn fabric right-side out

Your craft awl or pointed tool will prove useful here to push the corners out.

Step 4: Fill finger pin cushion with fiberfill or polyfill

You will want to firmly fill the pin cushion so that the pins don't poke your finger; however, you don't have to completely pack the side corners as these will be used to form the ring shape.

Step 5: Fold the two loosely packed corners or points over and overlap to fit finger. Stitch in place

You can adjust the size of the finger pin cushion by overlapping the corners more or less as needed.

And voilà! You are now ready to put pins in the cushion and stitch away.

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