So when I heard about House of Pinheiro's pincushion swap I signed right up!
Having received my swap partner I went and stalked her blog and started sketching ideas. I decided that it should be summery, and made of felt (of course). Felt sharpens needles so is in fact the perfect material for making a pincushion.
I decided to make a felt watermelon pincushion.
I assembled my ingredients: