Rainbow Challenge Pincushions


Rainbow Challenge for Feb 2021

Pin Cushions in Red & Pink

by Judy Morrison

 

Heart Pin Cushion:

Cut batting and backing 7” sq.

Cut strips 1” – 1 ½” wide

Flip and sew technique used in sewing strips onto batting. Begin in center.

Cut heart from pieced strips and backing.

Sew right sides together, leaving 2” – 2 ½” opening on flat side of heart open for stuffing. Double stitch on the heart concave to assure it will not pull apart when stuffing.

Turn and stuff. Sew opening closed.

 

Log Cabin Pin Cushion:

Finished size 6”

Center 2 ¼” x 2 ½”

Strips   1 ¼” and 1 ½”

Batting 7” sq.

Backing 7” sq.

Flip and sew technique used.

Once piecing is done, square up to 6 ½”. Leave opening of 2 ½” to insert stuffing.

Turn and stuff. Sew opening closed.

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