This multiple stitchgasm was brought on by Mimi Kirchner, who makes tiny worlds that reside in teacups.
They are called pincushions, but I think they are pretty enough to display instead of use. She makes all types of scenes:
To see more, check out her flickr photostream, blog, or go buy some of her work at her etsy store.
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