Pins & Needles NG Page

Pins & Needles is led by Lorraine PotterFor more information or to be added to the P&N NG Member email list please contact her.  Meetings are on the 1st Saturday of every month from 10:00 until 3:00. Bring your machines, lunch and project supplies to the Manatee County Central (Main) Library located at 1301 Barcarrota Blvd West in Bradenton.


2019 Charity Projects are: Making monthly post-op pillows for the Manatee Hospital Breast Care Unit and making & filling gift bags for Hope Family Services.

Jan 5: We are making book covers and an armchair caddy and I can share my machine with you if you want to sew, here are what you will need
Book Cover:
Quilted fabric 18" by 7" wide, (You can make your quilted fabric, buy it or use a quilted place mat cut to size.
Bias Tape   one year or package of double fold bias tape
Grosgrain Ribbon  about 15"

Armchair Caddy
2 coordinating fat quarters  or pieces of fabric of required size
Base Fabric: Cut 2 rectangles either 8 1/2" x 19 1/2" or 6 1/2" by 18" depending on the size you want to make "
Pocket Fabric: Cut two rectangles 8 1/2" by 12 " or 61/2"
Interfacing: Pellon 809 fusible or pellon for collars and cuffs, Cut rectangles to fit your pocket dimensions. 
 We will have directions at the meeting and as ever if you have any questions please let me know.   

MAPS and Directions to Pins & Needles Meetings

(We meet at the Central Manatee Library)