It only took a week of a few evening stitching hours to get the pincushion done, and that was pretty much from a standing embroidery start (it's got to be 25 years since I last embroidered as a child!)
I was thrilled with the result and have made lots of other pretty pieces since, including a card with the embroidery. Here are my attempts.
Such lovely colours. The card was an experiment and i'm just making another having learnt from the first one....