Evelyn the Mannequin Pincushion
12.5" tall 4' at her widest.
Topped with vintage button.
Bottom re-purposed glass candlestick
Raw edge flower on the décolletage.
Methinks it is a token of healthy and gentle characteristics, when women of high thoughts and accomplishments love to sew; especially as they are never more at home with their own hearts than while so occupied. ~Nathaniel Hawthorne, The Marble Faun, 1859