Saturday, February 5, 2011

How Are You All Today??!!


I’m doing pretty good, even though we woke up this morning with dreaded snow on the ground!!!

Not any major amount, about an inch or so, I would guess.

But still more than I want!! :)

Any way, so I have spent my day taking care of some website sales, getting items packaged and ready to mail out.

Took some time to renew my subscription to Mercantile Gathering.  And made some other online purchases.

I have started on two more bears but it will be a few days before they are finished.  Yes, I'm a little slow!!

But only work on them, when I'm in the mood.

If I try to force myself, I am never happy with the result.

So I just take it slow. :)

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A few weeks ago I entered a pattern giveaway at Sweet Meadows Farm Blog. 

I was one of the lucky winners to receive a free pattern.  My choice of any of her wonderful patterns.

Here is the one I chose.

A Primitive Place ~Tammy

I know Christmas is way over, but I absolutely LOVE this pattern.

Of course, all of Maureen’s patterns are awesome.

She is one of my all time favorite artist!!

I own sooooo many of her patterns.  They are addicting.

If you would like to check out some of here wonderful patterns, here are some links.

Her Picture Trail  Website.

Her eBay Shop.

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I was also the lucky winner of a wonderful prim bunny by Marcy.

Look at this adorable bunny that arrived a couple of days ago.

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Thank you so much, Marcy!!

I love him.

If you have never visited Marcy’s wonderful blog, click HERE to pop right over and visit.

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I purchased another old coverlet piece off of FB.

It also arrived a few days ago.

Look how pretty it is!!

A Primitive Place ~Tammy

A Primitive Place ~Tammy

I have it hung in my bedroom.

A Primitive Place ~Tammy

I have also hung my small collection of old flags on this peg rack.

The two on the end were purchased off of FB.

They are 49 star flags.

A Primitive Place ~Tammy

I've been doing some tweaking here in my bedroom.

I struggle so much with this one space.

I just cant seem to get it to look right!!

I cant wait for my Mom to make my fireplace for this wall.

She is waiting for warmer weather then she will start.

Hurry up Warmer Weather!! :)

But here is the tweaking I have done and what it looks like for right now.

A Primitive Place ~Tammy

A Primitive Place ~Tammy

A Primitive Place ~Tammy

I also did some tweaking on the top of one section of kitchen cabinets.

It looked way too cluttered up there.

So I attempted to simplify it some.

Here are some Before and After photos.

BEFORE:

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AFTER:

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BEFORE:

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AFTER:

A Primitive Place ~Tammy

A Primitive Place ~Tammy

BEFORE:

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AFTER:

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I think I like it without the berry garland.

To me, it has more of a cleaner look up there.

Before it was just too much.

Who knows?? Hubby cant even tell I did anything different!! LOL!!

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I guess that is it from me for the day.

My mail hasn't arrived yet, so I may be back later if any goodies come in. Hehee!! :)

Until Next Time….

Take Care and Prim Filled Blessings To You All!!!

zTam

*Oh, One more quick thing….

This is post number 194, so be on the lookout for a giveaway coming soon to celebrate my 200th post!! ;)

7 comments:

Debbie said...

I have been cleaning and dealing with a sick husband all day. Congratulations on your giveaway wins!

*hugs*
Debbie

Misi said...

I adore your bedroom !!.. hanging that beautiful coverlet is a great idea!.. You are so much inspiration sweet Tammy!. I want another big bear (Elam big) *LOVE THEM!
Have a Great Superbowl Weekend,
Misi

LibbiesHome said...

Congrats on the giveaway wins - both are awesome! Love the tweaking you've been doing, too :)

Tonya said...

Hello,

We had to take hubby's mac mini in for a check up today so I "tried" to do some craft supply shopping but ended up mostly empty handed. Whenever I'm looking for something specific I can never find it! Oh well, the search continues.

I like your bedroom. I can't wait to see it with the fireplace. You're so lucky to have a crafty mom.

Enjoy the rest of the weekend. Monday will be here before we know it.

Brenda said...

You also got some great stuff in your swap! Thanks again so much for hosting it!! You also won some great giveaway! Your bedroom looks great and looking forward to seeing it with the fireplace.

Brenda

Deppen homestead 1862 said...

The tweaking looks great!
Isn't there always an idea to change! I enjoy moving things around! fun>>fun>>
enjoy
Teresa

Penny said...

Love your giveaway wins -- lucky lady!!
The tweaking you did in your bedroom is wonderful -- I think the flags hung on your peg rack is a great look. Looking forward to seeing the fireplace in there.
Also, the teddy bears you make are so cute!!