Tuesday, March 24, 2015

BERTRARD BUNNY E-PATTERN


IF YOU LIKE MY BERTRARD BUNNY
AND WOULD LIKE TO MAKE HIM I
DID AN E-PATTERN UP.
YOU CAN PURCHASE THE PATTERN
ON MY PICTURETRAIL.


OR IF YOU WOULD LIKE TO PURCHASE
ONE MADE UP I STILL HAVE TWO 
AVAILABLE ON MY 
PICTURETRAIL AS WELL. THANK YOU
TO ALL WHO VISITED MY UPDATE.

HAVE A WONDERFUL DAY!
UNTIL NEXT TIME.....LORI

Monday, March 23, 2015

UPDATE IS OPEN!


UPDATE ON MY PICTURETRAIL IS NOW OPEN!
HOPE YOU CAN HOP ON OVER AND TAKE A LOOK!

Sunday, March 22, 2015

UPDATE PREVIEW!


IT'S UPDATE TIME AGAIN!  I'VE BEEN WORKING ON
SOME NEW OFFERINGS ALONG WITH MY ORIGINAL
CROSS STITCH DESIGNS. FIRST OFF THERE'S 
BERTRARD BUNNY. HE'S MY NEW DESIGN FOR
2015 INSPIRED BY AN ANTIQUE BUNNY. I LOVE 
HOW HE CAME OUT! I WILL HAVE THREE AVAILABLE
FOR PURCHASE. 


BLUEBIRD PN CUPBOARD TUCK.
DESIGN BY LISA BONGEAN.
I USED MOSTLY VALDANI PEARL COTTON.


BASKET OF FLOWERS QUILT IS A BRAND
NEW ORIGINAL DESIGN. LOTS OF HAND
APPLIQUE AND HAND QUILTED.


AND LAST BUT NOT LEAST I'LL BE OFFERING
THE MODELS FOR MY RECENT PATTERNS. IF YOU
LIKE ANY OF MY DESIGNS BUT DON'T CROSS 
STITCH, HERE'S A CHANCE TO OWN ONE! 

THE UPDATE WILL BE TOMORROW MORNING, 
MARCH 23rd, AT 9 AM CENTRAL TIME ON MY
PICTURETRAIL. I HAVE THE ALBUM CLOSED 
SO I CAN WORK ON THE UPDATE BUT NO 
PASSWORD WILL BE NEEDED AT 9 AM TO VIEW
MY UPDATE. HOPE TO SEE YOU THEN! 

LORI

Friday, March 20, 2015

TODAY......


WOULD HAVE BEEN MY DAD'S 83rd BIRTHDAY.
HE'S BEEN GONE ONLY FOUR MONTHS AND MY
SISTERS AND I MISS HIM EVERY DAY.
WE DECIDED IT WOULD BE FITTING TO MEET FOR
LUNCH TODAY IN HIS HONOR AND JUST BE 
TOGETHER.  WE LIVE FIVE HOURS APART SO I DROVE
THREE AND THEY TWO.  THE PICTURE ABOVE IS 
ONE TAKEN SEVERAL YEARS AGO WHEN THE GIRLS
AND DAD CAME TO VISIT FOR A FEW DAYS BETWEEN
CHRISTMAS AND NEW YEARS.  I CAME ACROSS IT
THE OTHER DAY WHEN GOING THRU SOME THINGS.
I THOUGHT IT WOULD BE NICE TO TAKE IT WITH ME
TODAY SO I DID AND PLACED IT ON THE TABLE 
BETWEEN US WHERE WE HAD LUNCH.  I REMEMBER
DAD SAYING HE WAS COMING ALONE NEXT TIME CUZ
THOSE GIRLS LIKE TO SHOP TOO MUCH ON THE WAY!!
WE GOT A GOOD CHUCKLE OUT OF THAT.
IT WAS BITTERSWEET TO TALK OF HIM BUT MOSTLY IT
WAS A GREAT DAY AND LOVELY TO SPEND TIME 
TOGETHER ON THIS VERY SPECIAL DAY IN OUR FAMILY.
HAPPY BIRTHDAY DAD! I KNOW YOU ARE LOOKING
DOWN AND PLEASED AS PUNCH YOUR GIRLS
GOT TOGETHER TODAY!!


AFTER LUNCH WE VENTURED INTO A COUPLE
OF LITTLE STORES AND IN A SECONDHAND 
SHOP I WAS VERY EXCITED TO COME ACROSS 
THIS OLD LEATHER COVERED BIBLE FROM 1847! 
I'VE BEEN COLLECTING A FEW OLD LEATHER
COVERED RELIGIOUS BOOKS FOR A COUPLE
OF YEARS NOW AND THIS ONE WILL FIT 
IN NICELY WITH MY COLLECTION.
THE BEST PART.....I PAID ONLY $10.00 FOR IT!!!!
PLUS TAX OF COURSE!


I'M HOPING TO HAVE AN UPDATE THE BEGINNING
OF THE WEEK SO CHECK BACK ON SUNDAY FOR
SOME INFO ON THAT. 

HERE'S HOPING YOU HAD A WONDERFUL FIRST
DAY OF SPRING! 

UNTIL NEXT TIME.....LORI

Wednesday, March 4, 2015

ANTIQUE GOODS FOR SALE


IF YOU'VE BEEN WANTING TO COLLECT SOME
BROWN CROCKERY JARS OR AN OLD SPICE
BOX.....HERE'S YOUR CHANCE!


ANTIQUE HORIZONTAL SPICE BOX
IT'S AS I BOUGHT IT SOME YEARS AGO.
I BELIEVE IT WAS REFINISHED BUT HAS A
NICE AGED LOOK TO IT. ALL KNOBS ARE 
ORIGINAL. MEASURES 18-1/2" L x 8-1/2" T x 4-3/4" D.
KINDLY ASKING TIS SOLD, THANK YOU!
I ACCEPT PAYPAL OR A MONEY ORDER.
TO PURCHASE PLEASE EMAIL ME AT
homespunprimsbylori@gmail.com
WITH YOUR ZIP CODE.
USA ONLY PLEASE.



SIDE VIEW

NICE AND CLEAN. COULD USE IN A 
SEWING ROOM, BATHROOM OR KITCHEN.
MANY USES.


BACK VIEW


JAR # 1
TIS SOLD, THANK YOU!


JAR # 2
TIS SOLD, THANK YOU!



JAR # 3
TIS SOLD, THANK YOU!

BROWN CROCKERY CANNING JARS. 
SOME NICKS HERE AND THERE BUT
THEY ARE OLD SO THAT CAN BE EXPECTED.
IT'S PART OF THEIR CHARM.
ALL THREE JARS ARE APPROXIMATELY 
6-1/2" TALL. I ACCEPT PAYPAL OR A
MONEY ORDER FOR PAYMENT.
PLEASE EMAIL ME AT 
homespunprimsbylori@gmail.com
WITH YOUR ZIP CODE.
USA ONLY PLEASE.



VERY OLD BOOT-JACK.



SOME INITIALS ARE CARVED IN THE FRONT.


THE BACK.

MEASURES 15-1/2" TALL.
IS LIGHTWEIGHT SO MAY BE
PINE. CORRODED NAILS.
A VERY NICE SOLID PRIMITIVE PIECE.
KINDLY ASKING $20.00 PLUS SHIPPING.
I ACCEPT PAYPAL OR A MONEY ORDER.
TO PURCHASE PLEASE EMAIL ME
AT homespunprimsbylori@gmail.com
WITH YOUR ZIP CODE.
USA ONLY PLEASE.

THANKS FOR STOPPING BY AND TAKING
A LOOK! LORI


Friday, February 20, 2015

NEW CROSS STITCH PATTERNS....



HERE ARE MY LATEST PATTERNS AVAILABLE
IN PDF E~PATTERN FORM!
FOR SPRING OR ALL YEAR ROUND.

YOU CAN PURCHASE THEM ON MY PICTURETRAIL
WITH A PAYPAL BUTTON FOR YOUR
CONVENIENCE.  

UNTIL NEXT TIME.....LORI

Friday, February 13, 2015

SOME HEARTS.....


FROM ME TO YOU!



HEART MAKE~DO ANOTHER OF JULIE'S
WONDERFUL CREATIONS!



OLD RUSTY COOKIE CUTTERS WITH
LITTLE OLD LEATHER BOOKS.


PINKEEP MADE BY MY DEAR FRIEND
PAM FROM A LORI BRECHLIN DESIGN.
IT'S ONE OF LORI'S FREEBIES IF YOU
ARE INTERESTED. YOU CAN FIND IT
ON HER BLOG.

HOPING YOU HAVE A SPECIAL VALENTINE'S 
DAY WITH YOUR SWEETIE. WE WILL CELEBRATE
OUR 39th ANNIVERSARY BY STAYING HOME
AND RELAXING! NO DOUBT I'LL BE WORKING
ON MY NEWEST CROSS STITCH PATTERNS
TO BE RELEASED SOON. 

UNTIL NEXT TIME......LORI