DIY cake pin cushion

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DIY CAKE PIN CUSHION
By Meghan February 19, 2020 No comments

How sweet - and also absolutely practical. A pin cushion in the shape of a cake slice is a great treat to sew.

 

Materials


Burda Style

 

 

STEP 1


Burda Style

 

Cut template pieces 1, 2, 3, 5, 6 and 7 each 1-x of felt. Cut template piece 4 of Style-Vil foam.

 

STEP 2


Burda Style

 

Sew piece 1 (icing cap) by hand into a ring. Then sew the upper individual edges together and decorate with individual beads.

 

STEP 3


Burda Style

 

Stitch piece 2 (cake crust) and 3 (rim roll) together 1 cm/ 3/8 in from the upper edge and cut the allowance back to apx. 0.7 cm/ 1/4 in.

 

STEP 4


Burda Style

 

Pin piece 4 of foam under the seam allowance and sew it in place by hand.

 

STEP 5


Burda Style

 

Pin piece 5 (top of cake) covering the seam allowance and stitch 1 cm/ 3/8 in from the edge.

 

STEP 6


Burda Style

 

Shape the rim roll and use the embroidery floss to sew around at even distances to create the detail.

 

STEP 7


Burda Style

 

Fill the icing deco with wadding and sew onto the top of the cake. Sew piece 6 (side) with a festoon stitch on the upper and back edges.

 

STEP 8


Burda Style

 

Sew piece 7 (bottom) onto the lower sides with a festoon stitch. Fill the cake with wadding and close the final seam by hand.

 

FINISHED!


Burda Style

 

Throwing a sewing brunch? This makes the perfect (and yummy) little sewing project to make along side some real cake and tea.

 

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