Flickr user shazrasha made this soft TARDIS and K-9, the robotic dog, from Dr. Who. The console is “removable for use as a pin cushion.” [Thanks, John Baichtal!]

Becky Stern

Becky Stern

Becky Stern ( is a DIY guru and director of wearable electronics at Adafruit. She publishes a new project video every week and hosts a live show on YouTube. Formerly Becky was Senior Video Producer for MAKE. Becky lives in Brooklyn, NY and belongs to art groups Free Art & Technology (“release early, often, and with rap music”) and Madagascar Institute (“fear is never boring”).

  • majeral

    how do you make it? What is it used for?

  • majeral

    Ok looked it up.. very clever

  • Becky Stern

    Dr. Who uses it to travel through space-time!

  • shazrasha

    It’s a fall open sewing box for keeping your scissors, threads and needles all in one place.
    I am in the process of creating a tutorial for this.

  • PB

    A stitch in time saves nine.

  • Yeng

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