I have finished up my holiday stitching as previously seen here. It is now a little pincushion:
You can see the biscornu shape better here.
I used 32 count evenweave cotton and some "bright green" DMC thread (used single stranded) left over from a Historical Sampler Company kit. I stuffed it with wool fibre which was from an offcut of wool wadding, I just tore away the scrim and pulled apart the fibres to get a more natural version of polyfill. I finished it off with a couple of little mother of pearl buttons.
Here is the evidence that I might have been a little too "relaxed" whilst stitching this! I only noticed when I was sewing the two pieces together, but I have committed the cardinal sin of cross stitching!
Can you see? The stitches on the acorn cup cross over the wrong way! Oops!
Anyway, an enjoyable little project, highly recommended!