A biscornu is a traditional pincushion shape made with two squares of fabric that are sewn together in an octagonal shape. The result is a cute little pillow shape that only looks complicated. This biscornu byTiny Modernist is adorned with elephants and flowers.
Stitching area: 71 stitches wide x 71 stitches high
Finished size: 5.1" x 5.1" on 14 count Aida or 28-count linen
Thread: 9 colors DMC
Types of stitches: Cross stitch, Back stitch, Whip stitch for assembly