cactus pin cushion by neschof

cactus pin cushion

by neschof
Crochet
March 2016
Worsted (9 wpi) ?
4.5 mm
US
This pattern is available for free.

a pin cushion in the shape of a cactus. the bean bag base allows it to either be free standing or sit inside a tiny plant pot.

alternating front and back post stitches gives the classic ribbed look of a cactus.

I used fairly chunky yarn and a 4.5mm hook but this is flexible and is explained more in the actual pattern. gauge doesn’t really matter but you should be trying to create fairly tight stitches so that the piece will be sturdy and stand up on it’s own.

only a small amount of yarn is needed.

Copyright & Legal Stuff: I’m happy for you to sell items you make from this pattern but the images and words are mine - I worked hard writing & testing & photographing so don’t copy or distribute any part of this pattern. If you want to share it then link to https://neschof.com/2016/12/23/crochet-cactus-pin-cushion/
Thanks & happy crocheting