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Size Chart for Sewing Buttons

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Inches

10L 7mm 1/4"
12L 8mm 5/16"
14L 9mm 3/8"
16L 10mm 3/8"
18L 11mm 7/16"
20L 12mm 1/2"
22L 14mm 9/16"
24L 15mm 5/8"
26L 16mm 5/8"
28L 18mm 11/16"
30L 19mm 3/4"
32L 20mm 13/16"
34L 21mm 7/8"
36L 23mm 15/16"
38L 24mm 15/16"
40L 25mm 1"
48L 30mm 1 3/16"
50L 32mm 1 1/4"
54L 34mm 1 3/8"
60L 38mm 1 1/2"
80L 51mm Buy Buttons

Restoring Vintage Pincushion Doll

This pincushion is my very first pincushion doll I gave a huge make over like 10 years ago. When they say one man's garbage other's treasury it's not a lie.

Restored Vintage Pincushion Doll by Nakpunar
When I got this lovely pincushion girl it was at very bad shape. First I spray it with Mrs. Meyer's countertop spray which is very mild but degrase easily then wash it carefully with dish detergant  and rinse it.
Restored Vintage Pincushion Doll by Nakpunar

After I air dried the figurine.  To make a new pincushion, first I sew an inner cover and filled with emery sand. It gives the figurine very nice weight. Then wrapped and sew with the coordinated reproduction fabric I choose from my collection. To decorate little more just added a lace trim and use navy color ribbon to make a bow at back.

Restored Vintage Pincushion Doll by Nakpunar
If you have such a doll we always can restore it for you! Feel free to send us an e-mail to sales@nakpunar.com

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#4 of Best Selling Canning Jar of 2017 by Wiki Ezvid

Our 8 oz Glass Round Jars chosen best Canning Jar by Wiki.ezvid!
This unique jar is perfect to store jam, jellies, sauces, honey and spices. Oval label area is perfect to customize this jar.
Best Canning Jar 2017




Easy DIY Doll Eyes Tutorial with Felt circles



Felt fabric is great for all kind craft projects. It's made with recycled pet bottles, comes with bright colors and most important thing is not frays. It makes to sew this fabric or just use hot glue like a dream. If you check the doll eyes I made a few years ago you'll how basic felt circles add some characters to and dolls and toys.

For these felt doll eyes I used 2" wide white, 1" blue and 3/4" black felt circles. I just used some leftover blue and black DMC perle thread. You can use green, yellow even purple to make colorful eyes.

Please check our store to make your very own doll eyes or any other projects. 

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Felt Circles
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