Tuesday, September 30, 2014

ANOTHER WONDERFUL STAG FINISH!

 
THIS WONDERFUL SMALL HOOKED
 VERSION OF MY STAG RUG WAS DONE
BY LEIGH IN AUSTRALIA!
LEIGH HOOKED IT IN ONE DAY!!!
SHE SAYS SHE WILL DO IT IN PN
NEXT.  I LOVE WHAT LEIGH DID WITH
THE PATTERN. IT LOOKS VERY OLD AND
REMINDS ME OF A MAGDALENA BRINER RUG.
THANK YOU FOR THE PICTURE LEIGH! 
 
UNTIL NEXT TIME....LORI

Monday, September 29, 2014

LOOKY LOOKY......

 
SPEEDY RUG HOOKER, PUNCH
NEEDLER RHONDA OF MY GLORY STARS
SENT ME THIS PHOTO OF MY STAG PATTERN
ALL PUNCHED UP!!!  SHE PLANS TO HOOK
IT ALSO.  SHE'LL PROBABLY HAVE THE RUG
DONE BY TOMORROW!!!  LOL
THANKS RHONDA.  YOUR PN IS WONDERFUL.
 
I LOVE SEEING YOUR FINISHES OF MY
DESIGNS SO PLEASE DO SEND ME A PHOTO
SO I CAN SHARE IT ON MY BLOG.
 
UNTIL NEXT TIME.....LORI

Thursday, September 25, 2014

STAG RUG PATTERN AVAILABLE

 
 
IF YOU LIKE MY STAG AND WANT TO HOOK OR
PUNCH ONE I HAVE THE PATTERN AVAILABLE
ON MY PICTURETRAIL. I'VE ADDED A PAYPAL
BUTTON FOR YOUR CONVENIENCE.
 
 
PLEASE NOTE I WILL BE LEAVING EARLY
TOMORROW MORNING AND RETURNING
LATE MONDAY AFTERNOON SO IF YOU
SHOULD ORDER ONE WHILE I'M AWAY
I WILL EMAIL THE PATTERN TO YOU AS
SOON AS I RETURN. 
 
HAVE A WONDERFUL DAY.
 
LORI


Wednesday, September 24, 2014

STAG RUG

 
I DREW THIS RUG UP AND FINISHED
IT LAST NIGHT.  IT'S EVEN BOUND AND
STEAMED!  THE INSPIRATION WAS AN
ANTIQUE COOKIE CUTTER.  I DREW IT
FREEHAND AND ELONGATED THE BODY
FOR A MORE FOLKY LOOK.
IT MEASURES 27" X 33" AND IS HOOKED
IN 9.5 CUTS.  THIS ONE IS FOR OUR HOME.
 
WELCOME TO MY NEW FOLLOWERS!
 
HAVE A LOVELY DAY.
UNTIL NEXT TIME......LORI

Thursday, September 18, 2014

AUTUMN 2014

 
I DIDN'T DO TONS OF DECORATING THIS YEAR
BUT HERE ARE A FEW PICS OF MY
AUTUMN DECOR. YOU CAN CLICK ON THEM
TO MAKE THEM LARGER.





 
DOLL MADE BY JACKIE SCHMIDT









 
THIS IS A HUGE BOX ON TOP OF THE
REFRIGERATOR WITH A LARGE
DRIED GOURD.



 
WONDERFUL CLOTH PUMPKINS MADE
BY MY FRIEND JULIE OF
PRIMITIVE HEARTSTRINGS BLOG.
THEY ARE AMONG MY FAVORITE THINGS
TO PUT OUT.




 
A BLESSED AUTUMN HARVEST TO YOU!
 
UNTIL NEXT TIME.....LORI

Monday, September 15, 2014

FOR KELLEY........

 
YOU ASKED FOR MORE PICS OF ZOE SO HERE
YA GO! THESE ARE MORE RECENT.
SHE LOVES HER DADDY!


 
SLEEPING IN OUR BED

 
ON A TRIP IN HER BEDDY ON MY LAP

 
IN A MOTEL SNUGGLING WITH HER MOOSE
SQUEAKER TOY

 
NOT VERY LADY LIKE BUT WHAT CAN I SAY?
A GIRLS GOTTA DO WHAT A GIRLS GOTTA DO.

 
LITTLE EYES KEEPING AN EYE ON ME OUT THE
BACK DOOR WHEN I WAS WATERING FLOWERS.
WE GOT THIS NEW STORM DOOR IN JULY
AND NOW SHE CAN KEEP AN EYE ON US.

 
LAST WEEK WITH NEW TOY DADDY GOT HER

 
LAST NIGHT SNOOZING ON DADDY'S SHOULDER
BUT STILL ABLE TO KEEP AN EYE ON THE
GOINGS ON OUTSIDE! SHE LIKES TO BARK AT
THE BIG CROWS, EVEN IF THEY ARE ACROSS THE
ROAD HIGH IN THE TREES.
 
HARD TO BELIEVE SHE WILL BE SEVEN IN OCT.
OUR SWEET LITTLE GIRL, HOW WE LOVE HER.
 
UNTIL NEXT TIME.....LORI


 

Friday, September 12, 2014

TINA HAS NEW PATTERNS....

 
GOOD FRIDAY MORNING!
 
I WANTED TO SHARE THAT MY FRIEND
TINA WOLTMAN
HAS SOME WONDERFUL NEW FALL
X~STITCH PATTERNS FOR SALE ON HER
PICTURETRAIL EARLY AMERICA, THE 1815 SHOPPE.
 
 
IF YOU HAVEN'T CHECKED THEM OUT PLEASE
DO. YOU WON'T BE DISAPPOINTED!
 
UNTIL NEXT TIME.....LORI

Tuesday, September 9, 2014

NEW CROSS STITCH E~PATTERNS

 
IF YOU LIKE THE SAMPLERS AND PINKEEPS I
DESIGNED FOR MY UPDATE AND WOULD
LIKE TO STITCH THEM YOURSELF.....
 
I'M OFFERING MY NEW DESIGNS IN
E~PATTERN PDF FORM.
 
YOU CAN PURCHASE THEM USING AN EASY
PAYPAL BUTTON ON MY PICTURE TRAIL.
 
 
HAVE A GREAT DAY....LORI
 

Monday, September 8, 2014

UPDATE IS OPEN!

 
MY SEPTEMBER UPDATE IS OPEN ON
MY PICTURE TRAIL.
 
PLEASE CLICK HERE TO VIEW.
 
HAVE A WONDERFUL EVENING....LORI

Sunday, September 7, 2014

UPDATE PREVIEW

 
HERE IS MY SEPTEMBER PREVIEW!
ABOVE ARE SOME NEW CROSS STITCH
DESIGNS BY ME INSPIRED BY ANTIQUE SAMPLERS.
TWO FRAMED AND THREE PINKEEPS.

 
A LITTLE LOG QUILT WITH APPLIQUED PUMPKIN.

 
FOUR LITTLE HOOKED PUMPKIN PILLOWS.
EACH PUMPKIN IS A DIFFERENT WOOL.

 
A PUNCH NEEDLE MAT WITH PUMPKINS.

 
AND A FEW ANTIQUE PIECES.
A TINY DOLL CRADLE.

 
A PANTRY BOX.

 
AND TWO FIRKINS.
 
MY UPDATE WILL BE TOMORROW EVENING, SEPT. 8th
AT 6PM CENTRAL TIME ON MY PICTURE TRAIL. 
THE NEW ITEMS FOR SALE ALBUM WILL BE CLOSED
UNTIL I OPEN IT AT THE TIME OF MY UPDATE.
ALL THE PARTICULARS AND LOTS MORE PHOTOS
CAN BE VIEWED AT THAT TIME.
 
HOPE TO SEE YOU THEN.....LORI