Name: Peerie Pin Cushion
Created by: Ellen
A little pin cushion with a traditional Fair Isle look. Great for using leftover oddments of fingering weight yarn.
Worked in the round, stuffed and then sewn up at each end.
Skills required: stranded colourwork, colour chart reading, working a small piece in the round on double-pointed needles (or magic loop if preferred), seaming.
Uses 7 different shades of small amounts of fingering weight yarn.
Yarn: Light Fingering
Gauge: 8 stitches and 9 rows = 1 inch (2.5cm) in colourwork pattern
Tapestry needle, to weave in ends