Monday, October 21, 2013

Old Crow Primitive Toolbox


These old looking toolboxes are a hot seller in my Peddlers Mall booth. Usually as soon as I make one, the tend to sale within 2-3 days.

I display them in ways to show how they are actually useful. Usually I tuck a handful of Country Sampler magazines in them. But for some of the cuter ones I've made, I tucked hand towels in them in the gingham pattern. A cute addition to a country kitchen, I thought. And you could also stash away some vintage kitchen utensils in these.

Anyways, I love making these little old looking toolboxes.  Keep in mind that I do not go by exact measurements on these. I just kind of wing it when cutting the boards. I think it gives a more prim look anyways.

And I almost always finish them off by stenciling on some type of design. For this one I chose the old black crow and black stars theme.

And here it is sitting beside a tobacco stick, tabletop tree with matching yellow pip berries:


Happy Crafting Ya'll!




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4 comments:

  1. I didn't notice until today that you are a Kentucky gal. Me too, but got displaced in Michigan. I love your idea of a "booth 555" blog. Good work!

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  2. hi Peggy! Thanks much. yes i've lived in KY all my life. Right now the trees are changing rapidly and it's my fav. time ever here in the hills. I hope you still get to visit KY since moving. It's beautiful.

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  3. Hello Lisa! I ran across your blog on Pinterest and LOVE IT! I can't believe you don't have more followers. You do amazing work! And I am blown away by your incredibly affordable prices! I'll continue to follow you now and can't wait to see more of your work! I love primitive decor and your blog gives me inspiration to make a few projects around my home!

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  4. hi Michelle! thanks so much for or kind words.I not sure y not many have followed this blog I've had it for a lil over a year I think now. but I'm just happy if 1 person finds it helpful lol cuz I love to share the things I make. and as long as I make a few dollars when I sale it I'm happy lol thanks again n hope to see some of the things u make soon!!

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