I have lots of pretty ribbon purchased from HollandFabricHouse, this one is my favorite. I thought the ribbon would look cute with the green fabric, and it's useful for holding my scissors that I use for trimming, since I'm always using them. I'm really happy with how it came out. I've finished one other one:
This one is for sale in my etsy shop. Here is the link if you are interested: http://www.etsy.com/listing/87698415/green-pillow-pincushion-deer-with
More mini pincushions will be finished soon.