Pins & Needles

Japanese Cast Pewter "Oxford Shoe" Pincushion (LEO Design)

If you must have "Pins & Needles," this is the way to go.  A cast pewter "Oxford Shoe"—made in the Twenties in Japan—is fitted with an interior pincushion.  It provides a handsome and handy way to keep your sewing supplies organized and ready-at-hand.  Click on the photo above to learn more about it.


Though our Greenwich Village store is now permanently closed, LEO Design is still alive and well!  Please visit our on-line store where we continue to sell Handsome Gifts (

We also can be found in Pittsburgh's historic "Strip District" at Mahla & Co. Antiques ( or in Canonsburg, Pennsylvania at The Antique Center of Strabane (

Or call to arrange to visit our Pittsburgh showroom (by private appointment only).  917-446-4248