~christmas~




~antiques and art...a decorative
use for a repurposed violin~


~one man's trash is another woman's treasure...
this is a one-of-a-kind piece that can be displayed
year round simply by changing the stitchery~

~the violin is filled with preserved princess pine
and the angel is just tucked in so that
she may be removed~


~the Merry Christmas stitchery that is 
interchangeable with the Happy Everything...
attached to the finger board is a rusted wire
holder for the burnt battery operated
timer candle (complete with instructions)...
the entire piece measures 28" and has a 
wire on the back to use in hanging on your wall~



~repurposed violin...$125
plus shipping and insurance
please email me to purchase~
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~christmas...hand stitched wool
applique mat~

~I love the muted colors of wool in this hand
stitched applique mat...it is 14" wide and 9" high...
all the pieces have been stitched to the black wool
background...calico covers the back side...
dress up your holiday table with this
beautiful piece...original design by
Kindred Spirits~



~wool "Christmas" mat...$50 plus shipping to you
please email me to purchase~
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~primitive wool applique
Christmas garland~

~dress up your mantle with this wool hand stitched
applique Christmas garland...it is 27" with 12" tails
to secure the ends~


~the star is 6" long and the 4 tongues are 4" long...
the garland was assembled with wool, calico and 
lots of hand stitching...each piece is separated by
wool pine branches...this is an original design by
Kindred Spirits~


~primitive wool Christmas garland...$45
plus shipping to you
please email me to purchase~
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~little drummer bear on 
antique Ohio Art child's drum~


~wouldn't you like a different decoration for the
holidays...are you a bear collector or a fan
of Ohio Art collectibles...this this one-of-a-kind
piece is for you~


~the jointed bear is handmade and has been
distressed to give it an antique look...he is wearing
a drummer boy cap made from dictionary pages
and is holding his tiny drum sticks~


~the total height is 12" with the bear sitting
on the drum...bear pattern by Sweet Meadow Farms~


~little drummer bear...$55 plus shipping to you
please email me to purchase~
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~Pennsylvania German fraktur 
bird ornaments~



~10" long and made from wonderful batiks...
choose from blue~


~yellow~


~multi~

~gold~
~each bird is $18 plus shipping...
please email me to order yours~
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~Pennsylvania German folded paper
star ornaments~


~handcrafted from parchment in the traditional 
Moravian manor...set of 3 paper stars...
dipped in wax and glittered...
2 1/4" in diameter~

~$18 plus shipping~
~please email me to purchase~
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~snowballs that don't melt~

~these bring a smile to my face...
and I hope to yours too...


~cruddied and attached to a decorated candlestick...
these snowballs are glistening with mica...
each has a cruddy orange wool nose...
and dried cranberry features...
they are 5" high and 3 1/2" wide...
designed is by Kindred Spirits...


snowball #1...$26 
plus shipping (USA only) to your home...
please email me to purchase...or you can

 


snowball #2...$26
plus shipping (USA only) to your home...
please email me to purchase...or

 
~great care must be given to the storage of
these snowballs to retain the adhered mica~
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~snow white~


~meet snow white...a make-do snow gal
all dressed in white...


~snow white is dressed in all white...
a white infant dress, a white wool scarf
and a white wool hat~


~her cute face has stitched eyes and that
long skinny carrot nose~


~her head is topped with stringy hair
and her white top hat~


~her body was created from a money bag from 
Columbus, Ohio that is weighted so she'll
stand...snow white is 18 1/2" tall and is a
Woodland Primitives one-of-a-kind~

~snow white...$50 
plus shipping (3#) to your home...
please email me to purchase~
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