The Design Collective - Pincushions

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Introducing a brand new series of books from Inspirations – The Design Collective. In this first volume, Pincushions have been given a makeover. Each designer was given the same brief. There were no rules. No guidelines. The only criteria: the final project must house pins and needles.

 

The result? The most imaginative, clever, and artistic pincushions you have ever seen.

 

 

PROJECTS:

 

Ivy by Margaret Light Trailing stems of ivy with flowers and berries surround a hand-quilted circlet within a square design.

 

Celeste Fig by Christine Burton

Three-dimensional fig with beaded blackwork designs creating texture and shading.

 

Daisies & Forget-me-nots by Ana Mallah

Enchanting pincushions, each surrounded by pretty stumpwork flowers.

 

Sweet Strawberry by Victoria Laine

Colourful strawberry motif and background in counted thread embroidery with metal thread highlights.

 

Fragments by Anna Scott

Jacobean-style flower and buds in vibrant reds and blues adorn a small, pleated pillow top.

 

Norwegian Lace by Di Kirchner

Delicate and lace-like square of Hardanger atop a linen base, finished with a wrapped bead.

 

Sacred Flower by Margaret Lee

Symbolism-rich lotus design worked with gleaming filament silks using Chinese embroidery techniques.

 

Nodding Greenhood by Alison Cole

An Australian bushland scene brought to life with a stumpwork study of native orchids on a wooden base.

 

Cho Mon by Jane Nicholas

A perfect trio of stylised, goldwork butterflies form a circular shape on a pillow design.

 

Sweet William by Hazel Blomkamp

Sparkling, three-dimensional beaded flowers and leaves surround a lattice on a circular design.

 

Deerfield by Deborah Love

Graceful buds and stems worked in harmonious blue shades, finished with a beaded edge.

 

Bargello & Blackwork by Betsy Morgan

Open box and scissor fob with elegant panels of counted thread and velvet pincushion.

 

Softcover – 232 pages with lift out pattern sheets

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