A Vintage Teapot Makes a Darling Sewing Caddy

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Hide a Pincushion and Tools in Plain Site!

Are you short on storage space and need a caddy for pins and hand sewing tools that will look nice on a shelf? Or does you cat tend to bat at your pincushion and you need to keep it out of site?

This charming solution is a clever way to hide pins and sewing tools in plain site. A vintage tea pot can be easily converted into a charming sewing caddy.

The pincushion is tucked inside the lid while the pot itself is great for small tools. Plus, it’s super easy to make and will finish up quickly.

A Vintage Teapot Makes a Darling Sewing Caddy

Look for a vintage teapot at resale shops, yard sales and other inexpensive sources. You’re sure to find something you love for a very low price.

A Vintage Teapot Makes a Darling Sewing Caddy

Sadie Seasongoods has written an excellent tutorial for putting the caddy together.

Click here for the free “How to Upcycle a Vintage Teapot into a DIY pincushion and Sewing Caddy” tutorial.


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