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Cupcake Pincushion – Free Pattern!

June 11, 2009

Hi Spud & Chloë Friends,

The first free Spud & Chloë pattern is here! This is a sweet little treat you can whip up on a hot summer day, or any day for that matter, in no time at all. The Cupcake Pincushion is knit up in one piece starting at the bottom all the way to the cherry on top!

Here is some information you’ll need before making your own Cupcake Pincushion:


Finished measurements:3-inches tall by 3-inches wide


Spud & Chloë Sweater (55% superwash wool, 45% organic cotton; 100 grams/160 yards), 1 skein each of Ice Cream #7500 and Watermelon #7512 and a small amount of Popsicle #7501 for the cherry

Tools and Materials:

US size 6 double-pointed needles, set of 4, or size to obtain gauge

Ruler or tape measure


Yarn needle

Stitch marker

Polyester fiberfill (small amount)

Tomato pincushion (I got mine from JoAnn’s, 2 ½ -inches wide, 1 ½ -inches tall)


5 ½ stitches per inch in stockinette stitch


This fun project is the perfect gift for any crafty soul. Click below to get your free Spud & Chloë pattern.


Click here to download the free pattern for the Cupcake Pincushion!

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