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Introducted at the 2022 Rumor Woods, the pincushion is a small device that can fit inside a Yarn Bowl and can store up to 10 Darning Awls.
You analyze your tomato red pincushion and sense that the creator has provided the following information:
Welcome to The Yarn Pincushion, also known as the Darning Awl pincushion.
It can hold 10 total awls. It cannot be lightened or deepened.
Fluff verbs: ponder and toss
Function verbs: look (lists awls), nudge (rotates awls to center), pluck (retrieves awls), put (add awls)
Alteration Information: It can hold a long description only and must remain made of cloth. It has a stock show.
You may customize the following details:
Custom 1 - custom color of entire pincushion
Current Setting: bright red
Custom 2 - custom fabric, this is a subcatagory of cloth (example: cotton, silk, etc.)
Current Setting: cotton
Custom 3 - custom shape, this should be some kind of plump, batting-filled shape
Current Setting: tomato
|| Fashioned of bright red cotton, the pincushion resembles a rather plump tomato. Dimples appear in the fabric where past items have been stabbed into it, causing tiny tufts of filling to peek out of the compact cushion. A pale white oak awl is plunged into the center; the tiny etched words on its side reading "Knitted Mittens" are prominently displayed.
|| You clean up a bit of dust from a pale white oak awl etched with "Knitted Mittens" that is stored in the center of your tomato red pincushion.
|| Jenny cleans up a bit of dust from a pale white oak awl etched with "Knitted Mittens" that is stored in center of his tomato red pincushion.
|| Glancing over your tomato red pincushion, you pluck a pale white oak awl free from its cushioned surface.
|| Glancing over his tomato red pincushion, XXX plucks a pale white oak awl free from its cushioned surface.
|| You peruse your tomato red pincushion, contemplating all the fun you could have by adding fun little zests to your knitted projects.
|| XXX ponders his tomato red pincushion, his expression almost comically serious as he spends time contemplating it.
|| Turning your tomato red pincushion this way and that, you look for a good space to jab your pale white oak awl into it. After only a moment of concentration, you stab it into the cushioned center!
|| Turning his tomato red pincushion this way and that, XXX seems to be perusing the open real estate on the pincushion surface. After only a moment, he stabs a pale white oak awl into the cushioned center!
|| You toss your tomato red pincushion into the air, holding out your hand out in anticipation of its descent. You suddenly remember that the pincushion has at least one awl in it and try to figure out how best to catch it without stabbing yourself. Unfortunately, your overthinking has done you in and you grab it right at the head of an awl! Oh! That smarts!
|| XXX tosses his tomato red pincushion into the air, holding out his hand in anticipation of its descent. He waits a moment too late to catch it and accidentally grips the pincushion where an awl rests, causing it to stab into his hand. That can't feel good.
| Pincushion Information
|| Fluff |
| Item(s) Applied to
|| color of entire pincushion |
fabric, this is a subcategory of cloth
shape, this should be some kind of plump, batting-filled shape
| Original Release Venue
|| Rumor Woods