Tag Archives: sewing

Clamp-On Pincushion-Scissors Holder

This is just a quick show-and-tell on a little clamp-on pincushion and scissors holder that I made as a Christmas gift.  The body is mahogany from the Magic Attic stash and the threaded shaft is maple.  The pincushion is from … Continue reading

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Sewing Table-Part 1

I spent the better part of my shop time last week and this past weekend trying to get the shop cleaned up and organized.  It is amazing how far out of hand something can get before you really stop and … Continue reading

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Ditty Bag with a Wooden Bottom-Progress 1

Back in the golden age of sailing ships every sailor worth his salt had a canvas ditty bag.  This was a small thing typically 7″ in diameter and 14″ tall.  In it the sailor kept a few personal treasures, bits … Continue reading

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