Saturday, July 2, 2011

Red, White, and Blue At The Crows' Nest....

"National Anthem" star by TheCrankyCrow's dear, but blogless, niece
Pillow tucks by Kerri at The Calico Rabbit
"Patriot Seeds" print from Wanda at Gatherings
Prairie doll by Tam at  A Primitive Place
Sweet bear by Angi at Drakestone Prmitives

"Faux" Fudge by Angie and Fudge at  Just A Lil Raggedy....
(He moves around a lot....never quite sure where you'll find him!)

Patriotic bunny by Brenda at The Rusty Thimble

Needle punch design by Brenda at With Thy Needle & Thread (Punched by TheCrankyCrow....hornbook by TheCrankyCrow's dear blogless niece....)

Bethany doll by Kimberly at The Red Cupboard Post
Prim clothespins and bowl by Sue at Oodlekadoodle Primitives


American arrangement by Shelia at Country Impressions Floral & Decor
Awesome-smelling pansy bowl fillers by Misi at Gable House Goodes


Americana Raggedy Angel Painting by Barb of Barb's Heartstrokes
Americana star stack by Brenda at The Rusty Thimble
America sign by Mary (and Steve!) of Gettysburg Homestead

Bonnet in background by Lecia at Farmhouse Prims

Chickadee boy and his sheep by Madalynne at Pineapple Primitives
(Oops...I spy a stray bunny and chick from Easter....)

Rug design by Red Barn Rugs (hooked by TheCrankyCrow)

Quilted wall hanging made by TheCrankyCrow's dear niece
(Showed it to you before, but didn't give her proper credit for being so sweet to make it for me....)

Wishing you all a red, white & blue, star-spangled holiday!!!


Karen/My Colonial Home said...

What a beautiful Patriotic post...Everything is just wonderful.
Everyone of the photos are something special.
Thanks for such a great post.


cottageprims said...

So many wonderful things.Love the uncle same punch needle..I enlarged the pics checking the details not looking for bunnies.You have a wonderful 4th!~Amy

Beckyjean said...

Wow Robin~

Lovely pictures!! Your patriotic home is simply beautiful!! I love the 1776 pocket. Did you make it?? Thanks for sharing!!

Have a terrific 4th & try to stay cool!!


earlene said...

Very nice post...have a great weekend!

Carol Stuck said...

Hi Robin:


I love your pics of the red/white and blue!!! Americana is my true favorite. You have a real talent for displaying all of your goodies. Very pleasing to the eye:)

hugs and smiles,

Primitive Echoes said...

Everything is just beautiful. Happy 4th lady.
I hope you have a great, and safe weekend.

Raymond Homestead said...

Great displays! Enjoy the 4th!

michelle said...

Everything looks amazing!I just love it all!I love all your rug hook and punch pieces.I really want to learn how to do that!Is it very hard?Have a great holiday sweetie!big hugs michelle

lilraggedyangie said...

Robin, Its all so cotton picking prim perfect ! Love it all that uncle sam in first pic sure would look good at my house! lol I didnt see any kitty in those pics lol I am kukoo for all your punch needle , such a talented crow, I so have no skill or patience for that, and your niece very talented! Beautiful post im drooling and gotta love any post that has a chicken carrier like mine! wink wink Have a very Happy 4th my friend! big hugs lil raggedy , princess and kitty kisses from you fuzzy furball fudge

Ps still no sign of the surprised bday girl

Farmhouse prims said...

Wow, Robin your home is absolutely gorgeous!!! It is like looking at a prim magazine!!! Your rug punch is beautiful!! You talented girl!!
Thank you for sharing your wonderful photo's, everything is Americana Perfect. Have a nice holiday! Hugs, Lecia

Linda ★ Parker's Paradise said...

You've been holding out! You have amazing Americana. And you do needle punch? Does it make your hands sore? I already have arthritis. Just wondering....
I love everything pictured.
Have a wonderful holiday!

jennifer768 said...

Wow Robin!You have an amazing home!!Your Americana collection is super .There are so many different and wonderful pieces that I can't pick a favorite.Love that you have shared some of your work which is superb by the way.Thanks for sharing!Have a Happy 4th !Jen

~Madalynne~ said...

Girl ~ you got some crazy cool stuff!!!! I can see you've been holding out on us LOL. Awesome home and awesome displays! That Uncle Sam needle punch is awesome!

rachel said...

Love all your displays! They are all just prim-tastic!! Hope you have a great 4th of July!

renee said...

I KNEW it! LOL! Robin, you have a wonderful eye girlfriend! I love all your displays, and you have some beautiful pieces! Love the Americana~ I do seem to have quite a bit of that, as I have been cleaning!
Have a wonderful day!

Kim said...

Wow Robin,
You have amazing pieces and a real knack for displaying them. It looks great. Makes me want to wave a flag too.
Have a wonderful 4th friend.

Raspberry Lane Primitives said...

Robin....I want to come and live at your house!...these are the most wonderful pics I've seen! I adore everything in your home...prim and decor...what type of box/basket is that hanging on the wall in one of the first pics? I love it! I also looooooove, I Mean LOVE!!! that 1776 it hooked? I gotta have one...let me know where to find/make there a pattern for it? Thanks for all the hooking tips...yes I'm doing the rug hooking using the oxford punch.....I'm not up on all the hooking lingo the lemon balm make it? I just made the rhubarb tea bread using it...
Have a wonderful and safe 4th!

Rugs and Pugs said...

Robin ~
Your decorating is amazing! I love everything, especially that Uncle Sam punched piece. Keep on sharin'!!!
Happy 4th to you.
Pug hugs :)

Barb said...

Hi Robin,
What a fabulous post and thanks for mentioning my patriotic angel.
I will be putting your surpise package in the mail on Tuesday.
Thanks for playing the game on my blog.
Enjoy your 4th of July!

The Moonlit Stitch said...

Oh man Robin! Your home is so beautiful and warm - you sure have a knack for decorating. There must be a lot of creative energy floating around - so many wonderful works of art! Thanks for taking the time to post the pics - I sure enjoyed them! (are you trying to talk your dear niece into blogging? LOL!) ~*~Lisa

Vicki said...

These are great red, white and blues. I hope you had a happy 4th!

Cindy (Applestone Cottage) said...

Wow Robin! You have a beautiful, beautiful home! I really do love your fireplace and all your great vignettes!
Great decorating my friend!
Have a great week and stay cool as I think we will be warm. Now I am not complaining at all, cause I know how long our winters last!

Deppen homestead 1862 said...

I am drooling over your fireplace~ Drooling over your displays~ simply inspiring!!!
Beautiful job decorating!!!

prims by olde lady morgan said...

Robin, I am drooling over everything, oh to have a fireplace, but all the wonderful prim goodies!!! OLM

lilraggedyangie said...

had to come back and look at this post again ... Im thinkin Im stealin your chicken carrier idea I love mine and love to decorate it but all the inside space is wasted sitting on its side on the floor hmmm . maybe i should bring you here , carmen , and teresa at deppen and sit back and drink while y'all decorate my house ? now that would be fun !