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Marcy
True Blue Farmgirl

2466 Posts

Marcy
Tiverton Rhode Island
USA
2466 Posts

Posted - Feb 25 2012 :  08:14:35 AM  Show Profile  Reply with Quote
I so love this board. Everyone is so creative. Thanks for sharing. I can't wait to see what all of my farm girl sisters are working on. Frannie, I am so glad to see that you are feeling well enough to work on your wonderful bunnies.

hugs
Marcy

Farmgirl #170

Since you get more joy out of giving joy to others, you should put a good deal of thought into the happiness that you are able to give...Eleanor Roosevelt

http://marcysworldofcreativity.blogspot.com/

Edited by - Marcy on Feb 25 2012 08:18:01 AM
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Bearclover
True Blue Farmgirl

2376 Posts

Bunny
The Dalles OR
USA
2376 Posts

Posted - Feb 25 2012 :  09:25:42 AM  Show Profile  Reply with Quote
Peggy, I love the button "machine". What a wonderful idea. I'm sure your DIL will love it.

Cherime, my eyes are rolling back in my head. I think I will find directions for something similar and then adapt it to something lacy. I can read directions I can't read diagrams. I have been crocheting for years but pretty much teach myself too. My little flowers I have been making just get created on the fly so I understand.
Here is what I'm working on now.


this is what I hope it will look like when I'm done. (this one is not mine)

Here is her website if you want to check it out. I always like to give credit when it's due.
http://attic24.typepad.com/weblog/
I'm having so much fun making crochet flowers I just ordered a bunch of cotton yarn online. I can't wait. The colors are so bright and cheery. Here is my basket so far.


I'm almost done with my nephews quilt. I finally after having it for almost 2 years, pulled out the embroidery attachments to my sewing machine and am using it to quilt the borders on his quilt. It is a quilt as you go so I only have to deal with each border by itself and not the whole quilt.

I was thrilled to have 4 farmgirls order fabric off my website. Feeling very good today. I have decided I need to add more fabrics. I use to own a quilt shop and still have lots of fabrics on bolts. I guess I better get busy!

My fabric shop: bunnyroseco.com



Farmgirl number 3738

www.bunnyrose.com

Not all who wander are lost.../
Plan to improvise
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forgetmenot
True Blue Farmgirl

3587 Posts

Judith
Nora Springs IA
USA
3587 Posts

Posted - Feb 25 2012 :  09:48:41 AM  Show Profile  Reply with Quote
Bunny, thanks for sharing the site for that colorful flower!
Your own flower is looking great!

Just ordered some of your fabric..for a cool, little, great niece named Rose.

Farmgirl sister #3926

"Courage is not the absence of fear, but the belief that something is more important than fear." Ambrose Red Moon
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Bayou Girl
True Blue Farmgirl

252 Posts

Jennifer
Star City Arkansas
USA
252 Posts

Posted - Feb 25 2012 :  3:23:37 PM  Show Profile  Reply with Quote
The craft pot it really cute. What a neat idea! I love the crochet flowers, too. I just love seeing what everyone is working on.
I finished an apron for my partner in the apron swap. Now, I'm working on a little extra treat to send with the apron.

~Jennifer~
Farmgirl #3803

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GirlwithHook
True Blue Farmgirl

922 Posts

Alyce
Madison WI
USA
922 Posts

Posted - Feb 26 2012 :  09:59:33 AM  Show Profile  Reply with Quote
Well...I'm not altogether certain what it will be yet, but I had the most overpowering urge to make a red Irish crochet rose. I'm thinking of putting it on a green background and then working out from there--as soon as I figure out what it is! *laughs*



A hook, a book, and a good cup of coffee....
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frannie
True Blue Farmgirl

2246 Posts

fran
bonham texas
USA
2246 Posts

Posted - Feb 26 2012 :  10:38:39 AM  Show Profile  Send frannie a Yahoo! Message  Reply with Quote
marcy, thanks so much for the welcome back. my bunnies have been stored away while i have been in recovery. my youngest daughter had a recent cancer scare and while she was in the hospital i made origami hats for the bunnies. thanks goodness she is okay. i have had too many scares in the last 5 years.
bunny your colors are incredible!i love your crocheted flower.

love
frannie in texas
farmgirl sister#807
home of "green"crafts,
where no scrap is left behind
(http://abunnystale.wordpress.com/)


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treelady
True Blue Farmgirl

1698 Posts

Julie
Medina ND
USA
1698 Posts

Posted - Feb 26 2012 :  2:01:57 PM  Show Profile  Reply with Quote
Bunny I love your flowers!

A little rain can straighten a flower stem. A little love can change a life.

Max Lucado
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FieldsofThyme
Farmgirl Guide & Schoolmarm / Chapter Leader

4928 Posts



USA
4928 Posts

Posted - Feb 26 2012 :  2:34:28 PM  Show Profile  Reply with Quote
Two projects in progress: decoupaging a clipboard, and decoupaging a tea bag box (with book pages and recycled oxygen tubing for the handle)




Farmgirl #800
http://pioneerwomanatheart.blogspot.com/

http://scrapreusedandrecycledartprojects.blogspot.com/

From my hands: http://pioneerpatchworkhomespun.blogspot.com/

From my Camera: http://www.flickr.com/photos/pioneerwomanatheart/
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tribalcime
True Blue Farmgirl

2963 Posts

lisa
lexington ky
USA
2963 Posts

Posted - Feb 26 2012 :  5:53:57 PM  Show Profile  Reply with Quote
Stopping by for a visit .things getting bit hectic here last few weeks. I did make a tribal gypsy yesterday from an oyster shell and pheasant feathers and a paint pen :)
Here is a peek at her.



http://www.tribalhorsedesigns.com
My webstore is http://www.etsy.com/shop/TribalHorseDesigns?ref=si_shop
Ebay Items are http://www.ebay.com/sch/cimeshadow/m.html?_nkw=&_armrs=1&_from=&_ipg=25&_trksid=p3692

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Marcy
True Blue Farmgirl

2466 Posts

Marcy
Tiverton Rhode Island
USA
2466 Posts

Posted - Feb 27 2012 :  09:27:02 AM  Show Profile  Reply with Quote
I saw these little fairy doors recently and wanted to try to make one for myself. It's hand sculpted and one of a kind. Oh, the clay is becoming addicting again.

hugs
Marcy

Farmgirl #170

Since you get more joy out of giving joy to others, you should put a good deal of thought into the happiness that you are able to give...Eleanor Roosevelt

http://marcysworldofcreativity.blogspot.com/
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LadyInRed
True Blue Farmgirl

6360 Posts

PeggyAnn
Vancouver WA
USA
6360 Posts

Posted - Feb 27 2012 :  10:12:41 AM  Show Profile  Reply with Quote


I just finished this Gumball Machine for myself this morning. Instead of Buttons,
I decided to put some of my Heart-Shaped YoYo's in it.

Marcy...I love, love, love your Fairy Door. I am going to buy one because I have the
perfect tree to put one on...at our new house. But yours is way cuter than the one
I saw. Would you consider making one to sell?

Love and hugs,
peggy

Farmgirl #1326
http://ladyinredsite.blogspot.com

"Leave Your Cares Behind...Join Us On The Porch"

"I'm only as strong as the caffeine I drink, the hair-spray I use and the Girlfriends that I have."

When I was a lonely wallflower, Jesus asked me to dance. Then he asked me to be His!
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Simple Living
True Blue Farmgirl

1211 Posts

Joan
Staten Island NY
USA
1211 Posts

Posted - Feb 27 2012 :  10:43:24 AM  Show Profile  Reply with Quote
OOOh Cherime: received the baby blanket today....it's more beautiful than I thought it would be. Thank you so much. Now I have to hide it till my daughters baby shower. Not sure if my big mouth can do that lol.


Happy Trails
Farmgirl 3842
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Marcy
True Blue Farmgirl

2466 Posts

Marcy
Tiverton Rhode Island
USA
2466 Posts

Posted - Feb 27 2012 :  10:46:01 AM  Show Profile  Reply with Quote
Hi Peggy,

Thank you for the compliment. I really love working in the clay. I would love to make a Fairy Door for you. I'm not sure how much I would charge for one. I guess it all depends on how big you want it and how much work it will take me to make it. I'm also open to trade as well if you would rather do that. Let me know what colors and how big you would like it. The one's I make usually average around three or four inches.
take care
hugs
Marcy

Farmgirl #170

Since you get more joy out of giving joy to others, you should put a good deal of thought into the happiness that you are able to give...Eleanor Roosevelt

http://marcysworldofcreativity.blogspot.com/

Edited by - Marcy on Feb 27 2012 11:07:15 AM
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Bearclover
True Blue Farmgirl

2376 Posts

Bunny
The Dalles OR
USA
2376 Posts

Posted - Feb 27 2012 :  10:52:40 AM  Show Profile  Reply with Quote
Marcy, I agree with Peggy. I love the fairy door! You do such a wonderful job. I could see a little one at the bottom of one of Peggy's button jars. Peggy, you could make it a little fairy house!
I love seeing everyone's creations. Such fun!



Farmgirl number 3738

My blog: www.bunnyrose.com
My shop: www.bunnyroseco.com

Not all who wander are lost.../
Plan to improvise
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RedHoopWoman
True Blue Farmgirl

513 Posts

Kathryn
Yoder Colorado
USA
513 Posts

Posted - Feb 27 2012 :  12:09:58 PM  Show Profile  Reply with Quote

Just completed this doily,working on one called "Wreath of Roses" by Kathryn White.
Marcy I love your fairy door,so sweet!

"Today's Mighty Oak is just Yesterday's Nut"
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Bayou Girl
True Blue Farmgirl

252 Posts

Jennifer
Star City Arkansas
USA
252 Posts

Posted - Feb 27 2012 :  12:25:51 PM  Show Profile  Reply with Quote
Marcy, I just think your fairy door is precious.

Peggy, your gumball machine is so cute. I hope you don't mind if I use it as inspiration for making my own.

Kathyn, I love, love, love your doily.

You ladies have such talent!

~Jennifer~
Farmgirl #3803

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tribalcime
True Blue Farmgirl

2963 Posts

lisa
lexington ky
USA
2963 Posts

Posted - Feb 27 2012 :  12:59:16 PM  Show Profile  Reply with Quote
The faery door and all the flowers turned out beautiful . I love yo-yo's . they make me smile .
Kathryn your doliy is stunning

http://www.tribalhorsedesigns.com
My webstore is http://www.etsy.com/shop/TribalHorseDesigns?ref=si_shop
Ebay Items are http://www.ebay.com/sch/cimeshadow/m.html?_nkw=&_armrs=1&_from=&_ipg=25&_trksid=p3692
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Bearclover
True Blue Farmgirl

2376 Posts

Bunny
The Dalles OR
USA
2376 Posts

Posted - Feb 27 2012 :  1:05:34 PM  Show Profile  Reply with Quote
Whoa, Kathryn, you put me to shame. What an awesome job! I just mess around compared with your masterpiece. It is beautiful!

Farmgirl number 3738

My blog: www.bunnyrose.com
My shop: www.bunnyroseco.com

Not all who wander are lost.../
Plan to improvise
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Cherime
True Blue Farmgirl

1222 Posts

Cherime
Wasilla Alaska
USA
1222 Posts

Posted - Feb 28 2012 :  05:52:11 AM  Show Profile  Reply with Quote
Joan, glad that you like it. Thanks.
Marcy, that is adorable.
Peg I love your gum ball machine, hearts are great.
Kathryn that is a lovely doily.
Great stuff all.

CMF
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Bayou Girl
True Blue Farmgirl

252 Posts

Jennifer
Star City Arkansas
USA
252 Posts

Posted - Feb 28 2012 :  06:42:24 AM  Show Profile  Reply with Quote
My very first apron.

~Jennifer~
Farmgirl #3803

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Simple Living
True Blue Farmgirl

1211 Posts

Joan
Staten Island NY
USA
1211 Posts

Posted - Feb 28 2012 :  08:10:56 AM  Show Profile  Reply with Quote
Jennifer that is so adorable

Happy Trails
Farmgirl 3842
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Bayou Girl
True Blue Farmgirl

252 Posts

Jennifer
Star City Arkansas
USA
252 Posts

Posted - Feb 28 2012 :  08:16:54 AM  Show Profile  Reply with Quote
Thank you, Joan.

~Jennifer~
Farmgirl #3803

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forgetmenot
True Blue Farmgirl

3587 Posts

Judith
Nora Springs IA
USA
3587 Posts

Posted - Feb 28 2012 :  09:00:50 AM  Show Profile  Reply with Quote
Peggy, your gumball machines are adorable. I'll have to try to make one, CJ. Also love your latest gma dotee, Peggy! So cute!

Kathryn, your doily is gorgeous! Didn't think anyone made them so elaborate anymore!

Jennifer, that is the sweetest apron...love the fabrics! Today I am finishing up yo-yo's for a swap.

Farmgirl sister #3926

"Courage is not the absence of fear, but the belief that something is more important than fear." Ambrose Red Moon
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Simple Living
True Blue Farmgirl

1211 Posts

Joan
Staten Island NY
USA
1211 Posts

Posted - Feb 28 2012 :  09:56:36 AM  Show Profile  Reply with Quote
Yay finally finished my sofa table...it's a small one not big but I love it. My husband built it a few weeks ago and I just got to paint it. I'm slow lol


I am so into black

Happy Trails
Farmgirl 3842
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Bayou Girl
True Blue Farmgirl

252 Posts

Jennifer
Star City Arkansas
USA
252 Posts

Posted - Feb 28 2012 :  10:33:36 AM  Show Profile  Reply with Quote
Joan, I love the table! I am wanting to build a farmhouse style dining table for my house. I have the materials. Now, I just have to work up the confidence to get started.

~Jennifer~
Farmgirl #3803

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