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Simple Ramblings From A Prim Cottage

Thursday, March 31, 2011

Scavenger Hunt Week 3

I'm participating in Misi Scavenger Hunt link is on my sidebar.. List #3 #1 Stool with Hooked Top ~ nope had these before but sold them I wanted to call grandma but ran out of time... #2 Old Tin Funnel ~ Yes #3 Putz (or style like) Lamb/sheep ~ Yes #4 Crow on a stick ~ Yes #5 Wooden Cigar Mold ~ Yes but had to beg and burrow again had these but sold them #6 Silhouette Box ~ Yes #7- Bero’s Bonus- Pure Maple Syrup Sign or OLD Syrup Can ~ Yes Silhouette box and putz sheep... My real German Putz Sheep but didn't feel like fighting to get them out of the old store display case...
Wood cigar mold/dryer
Maple Syrup bonus..Crow on a stick..Tin Funnel
So I have 6 of the 7..Maybe by tomorrow I'll have the hooked top stool hubby and I are going yard saling in the snow in the morning..LoL..It is supposed to be spring here in Pennsylvania Old Man Winter just doesn't know it yet...Warm Blessings!~Amy

Thank You Linda!

Oh my will spring ever come? We actually got snow last night there's still a dusting on the ground outside and it's lightly snowing now.Last night I took Dad supper over slippery turkey potpie,homemade loaf of chedder bread and peanut butter brownies.It was a nice visit.Things have been hectic here some good,some not good always seems like I'm almost to the finish line then stumble right before reaching it.I love life just sometimes wish I could slow down...Wanted to share a sweet gift my friend Linda http://parkersparadise.blogspot.com/ sent just because she was thinking of me.Linda is such a sweet and giving person.Always taking time for a kind comment or emailing.I consider her a dear friend even though we never meet in person.It's funny how some people who never met click more than people you actually know.That's why we blog to meet kindred spirits people who share the same thoughts,decorating,interest and so much more.. Ok I know I'm being sappy again on to the gift...Linda loves to do makeovers and sent the wood bowl she made over.Inside was a burlap liner and some wonderful rag eggs she made.I've been wanting to try to make some of these eggs but haven't found time so this was wonderful to have someone make them for me...
Two pewter candlesticks and some dipped candles Linda made as well.So Thank You Linda for thinking of me.Your kindness means so much and really brightened my day! Warm Blessings!~Amy

Tuesday, March 29, 2011

Tuesday's Display Chain Stripes

Tuesday's Display Chain theme is Stripes.Here are a few from around my house...






Thanks for stopping by..Now hop over to Misi's
http://1890gablehousemusings.blogspot.com/ To see the other displays.Warm Blessings!~Amy

Monday, March 28, 2011

Blog Yard Sale Final Listing

Today will be the last day for the blog yard sale.This is the last listing.I still have a ton of stuff and have to remodel two more rooms so in about a month I might do it again since this went over so well.The kitchen should be interesting as hubby has a ton of stuff to sort through in there.I'll accept orders till 4 o'clock this afternoon then will invoice this evening for the people who are still adding. If you are done email me and I'll get you invoiced.I will get all the orders shipped by the end of the week.There is still lots left in listings 1-9 so scroll through and see if missed anything.Paypal only..Buyer pays shipping which will be cheapest rate and I will combine. cottageprims@hotmail.comSold Thanks M! Antique biscuit cutter dated 1889 $10
Old Hand made lace.Tea/tan color 5 inches diameter $5
SOLD Thanks L! Antique tin finger scoop. 5.5 inches long 3.5 inches wide $9
SOLD Thanks J! Miniatue salt glazed crock beesting on one side,heart on back 2inches tall $4
Antique turks head mold inside is clean and could be used .Opens.Used in days gone by for puddings(like bread pudding,or steamed pudding) Ice creams, and during the early 1900's for molded salads(geletian) 1800's era $15
Vintage Mammy Cast Iron Dime Bank $15
Chicken egg holder dated 1969 $4
Rare early childs ball.Hand stitched leather.Looks like a giant softball 16 inches round $12
1940's bisque baby in original box. $18

SOLD Thanks L! Old saddle soap tinwith neat litho $3
SOLD Thanks L! Vintage bisque head doll.Cloth body needs a dress $5
SOLD Thanks JB! Pottery bunny signed eldreth 4 inches tall $5
SOLD Thanks L! Old carved wood molds blocks.One has a girl the other a boy with a hoop $8pair
SOLD Thanks J! Miniature 1.5 inch heart crock $1
Miniatue Dresden crock 1.5 inches $1

Blog Yard Sale Listings 9 Final Day

Check out listings 1 thru 8 still plenty of prims and antiques left.one last listing after this. cottageprims@hotmail.com Sold Thanks L! Red Metal Biscuit Cutter Top reads AHK & Sons $6
Antique celluloid sheep 2 inches long $6
Sold Thanks T! Old iron with wood base courting candle $8
Antique Grey swirl graniteware skimmer $12
Sold Thanks L! 2.5 inches tin match or toothpick holder $2
Glazed redware cup 2inches tall $5
Antique Blue swirl graniteware spoon a few old chips $9
Miniature pottery plate with pig 3.5 inches diameter $2
Antique wood cigar box $7

Old metal soap holder $5
Old Davol Baby Nurser.Never used still has the old instructions and original nipple inside $10
Sold Thanks L! Antique Tin Heart handled cookie cutter $5
Sold Thanks L! Vintage baby shoes someone polished them $3
Black metal basket will fold down flat $5

Saturday, March 26, 2011

Blog Yard Sale Listing 6

SOLD Thanks L! Vintage Large Wood Dough Bowl 12 diameter out of round shape handcrafted America $15 SOLD Thanks L! Ornate old whisk broom 7 inches long $9
Heavy Resin Crows and Pineapple 16 inches long 7 inches tall $18
Vintage bisque sheep salt and pepper shakers $9
Antique tin heart cookie cutter 1.25 inches thick 3 inches long crimped top no seams $6
Three antique plaster sheep 2.5 inches tall $7 set
Vintage sock stretcher marked AHBalliet Allentown Pa ...25 inches long $15
Antique celluloid dog rattle $12
Black doll on old wood bobbin.Made by Pumpkin Moon Primitives.Real Wool Hair.Sculpted features. $18

SOLD Thanks R! Antique Reymers' Pittsburgh Tin Box 11inches long and 4 inches deep $15What is it? Metal kitchen tool of some sort.Antique. 12.5 inches long $15



Rules for sale are in Listing 1 and 4. Email cottageprims@hotmail.com There are still lots of goodies in listings 1 through 5 so check them out The yelloware bowl,firkin,and jug are still available in those post.This will be my last listing today but still have alot to list so will list a few post tomorrow sunday.Thanks to everyone who bought so far!