This is a fun little pincushion to add a bit of color and design to your sewing workspace. It is also quite functional so serves two purposes.
To the top of the stem, it stands approximately 7 1/2 inches and is approximately 14 inches in circumference. This pear is also weighted with ground walnut shells to prevent it from falling over. The colors on this one are three shades of brown for the actualy pear and the florals are country blue , navy and rust.
I do a lot of wool applique and find it to be really enjoyable. Part of the fun is going to various thrift stores and seeing what I can find. This has been made from recycled wool sweaters and they come in such a variety of colors that the possibilities are endless.