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Sold. Gray Pumpkin With Crow Pinkeep

Fall is my favorite season! I had so much fun creating special treasures for you this month! This pumpkin and crow are made and stuffed entirely with 100% wool fabrics. The stem is a real pumpkin stem I salvaged and dried from our pumpkins last fall. The word crow is spelled out in green beads on the pumpkin. I added vintage orange corsage pins and the crow is holding a tiny bronze bell in his beak. The pumpkin tendril is made from twisted rusty wire. It will come to you signed and dated. Kindly asking $45 and $7.50 for travel expenses.
$45.00

***SOLD***Orange Pumpkin With Crow Pinkeep

Fall is in the air here in Maryland and it's my favorite season! I created for you, this sweet orange pumpkin and crow pinkeep. The pumpkin and crow are made and stuffed entirely with 100% wool fabrics. The stem is a real pumpkin stem I salvaged and dried from our pumpkins last fall. The word crow is spelled out in green beads on the pumpkin. I added black pins and the crow is holding a tiny bronze bell in his beak. The pumpkin tendril is made from twisted rusty wire. It will come to you signed and dated. Kindly asking $45 and $7.50 for travel expenses.
$45.00

Hanging Heart Scissors Pocket***SOLD***

This hanging heart is a nice size, measuring 7 1/2” across, and 6” high. The Bee design is my own, and is stitched on 35 count linen, using overdyed threads on the the pocket, which measures 3 1/4” by 2”. The front and back of the heart are 2 coordinating bee print fabrics, and I’ve done a herringbone stitch over the seam. The heart is firmly stuffed with a mix of sawdust and crushed walnut shells, giving it a nice weight, and the hanging ribbon is attached with vintage grey pearl buttons. In the pocket is a tiny pair of scissors (2 1/2”) with a strawberry scissors fob made using a bee print fabric and a wool cap. The fob measures under 2”, and is firmly stuffed with crushed walnut shells. I’ve added a few more vintage pearl buttons, and some antique glass head pins. The small needle book is not included. The heart comes signed and dated, and travel fare is $10.00. Please click on the photo to see additional pictures.
$68.00

Red Chicken Feeder Pinkeep

For this pinkeep I used another really sweet alphabet fabric from French General. The background is aged red with tiny blue flowers. The center pincushion is packed tightly with wool. I added a blue wool flower to this one and added red glass-head pins to each petal and a white vintage button to the center. These are perfect to hold extra scissors, thread, buttons, even chocolate! Who doesn’t need a snack or two when stitching? I am including this cute little pair of stork scissors with the pinkeep. Kindly asking $32.00 and $5.50 for shipping. Please note: buttons are not included.
$32.00

**** SOLD Tan Chicken Feeder pinkeep

For this pinkeep I used a really sweet alphabet fabric from French General. The background is a dark tan with letters in red and cream. The center pincushion is packed tightly with wool. I sewed small glass buttons all around the pincushion and added a small safety pin and a tiny heart charm along with two glass head pins. These are perfect to hold extra scissors, thread, buttons, even chocolate! Who doesn’t need a snack or two when stitching? I am including this cute little pair of stork scissors with the pinkeep. Kindly asking $32.00 and $5.50 for shipping.
$32.00

Sweet Bunny Pinkeep

Spring is finally here! This sweet rabbit pinkeep was made using a dark brown wool fabric with cream polka-dot wool for his ears. He sits on his rose colored wool tuffet, holding his bright orange carrot that he just picked from his garden. He is 7" tall from the bottom of his tuffet to the tip of his ear. He is firmly stuffed with polyester stuffing and his tuffet is packed tightly with pine shavings. He sports a big bow on his neck and his tail is a vintage button. Kindly asking $65.00 and $8.50 for postage.
$65.00

Sold Thank you ****Rabbit Pinkeep

Spring is finally here! This sweet rabbit pinkeep was made using a soft chocolate brown wool fabric. He sits on his green wool tuffet, holding his bright orange carrot that he just picked from his garden. He is 7" tall from the bottom of the tuffet to the tip of his ear. He is firmly stuffed with polyester stuffing and his tuffet is packed tightly with pine shavings. He sports a big bow on his neck and his tail is a vintage button. Kindly asking $65.00 and $8.50 for postage. Please click on the main photo to see additional photos.
$65.00

**** Sold****Bird Pinkeep

I started this sweet pinkeep before Mother Nature surprised us! The sweet yellow bird and pink flower are made of 100% wool. The black and cream tuffet was made using a reproduction coverlet fabric. I added an old cream button from my collection and stitched some tiny French knots around the flower petals. The tuffet is firmly packed with pine shavings and sits in an antique metal strainer. It is removable from the strainer. It is 4” x 7”. Kindly asking $37.00 and $6.50 shipping. Click on picture to see additional image.
$37.00

Primitive Wall Pocket

A wonderful primitive piece ready to hang on a wall or from a peg to hold anything from envelopes to sewing tools to combs. A perfect primitive addition to any room. The fabrics are aged nicely with modest amounts of stressing and over dyeing to give it that vintage look. There are three vintage buttons, two wood and one painted china as well as aged twill tape for hanging. The appliqué heart cut from an old feedsack and is primly hand stitched in place. The gathered pocket is primly hand stitched in place with a button at each corner. The fabrics are in shades of brown. The overall measurement is 10 1/2 x 7 1/2”. The pocket is 5 x 7 1/2”. The items pictured in the pocket are not included in your purchase. Shipping is included in the price.
$48.00

Civil War pinkeep

I really enjoy making these civil war era pin-keeps. I just love the fall colors in this beautifully striped muted wool. This one measures 3” tall and 7” across. I added two sweet penny pins, a vintage floral pin and two vintage mother of pearl buttons. Kindly asking $65.00 and $7.50 for postage.
$65.00

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