Friday, February 24, 2012


Welcome back! Hope you figured out how to get to the blog, I'll try to get it linked soon. Got lots to share with you tonight, hope you see something you just have to have!
First up is one of our best sellers! Our mustard blanket crane shelf makes a huge statement on a wall! It is 48" wide and 26" tall. It has a little corner shelf and peg on the right side. It can be ordered in other colors if mustard isn't for you. Love, love, love it! $279.00 - local pickup only.

Here's a closer look at the mustard shelf.

Another favorite is the black shelf with a smaller towel crane and big, chunky pegs. It is black over burgandy. This shelf is 40" wide and 18" tall. $159.00-local pickup only.

The latest addition to the shop is this beautiful hand-made cupboard. It could be used for so many thing, including a bathroom vanity with a bowl sink. It is cobblestone over brown and looks so old and prim. It is 30" high with the back measuring another 19", 29" wide and 23" deep. $595.00-local pickup only

Closer look at the pegs across the back.

Cobblestone over brown.

One of my personal favorite is this OLD double door cupboard with shelves. It is cobblestone over burgandy and just gorgeous! It measures 48" tall and 43" wide. Perfect for your widescreen t.v.! $495.00-local pickup only

Cobblestone over burgandy.

This burgandy bowl rack is awesome. It would be just right to set on top of an old cupboard. It measures 36" wide and 20" tall. $49.95-local pickup only

This is a real oldie! Who doesn't love old tavern tables. The legs are old, original green paint and the top is a scrub top. It measures 35" x 35" and is a beauty. $149.95 - local pickup only

Talk about old and prim! This child's youth bed is early 1800's and would look awesome with a doll collection setting inside. It measures 22" tall, 54" long and 28" wide. The legs fold up underneath and it comes with a make-do muslin pad. SPECIAL - $100.00-local pickup only

Another favorite is this old, prim "sink". It includes an old rusty bucket for the sink, soap holder and soap, shaving mug and brush, candle holder and battery candle, wire towel holder and towel. It has an old leather strap to hang it by. I'd love to see this on an old back porch filled with flowers. It is 24" wide and 23" tall to the top of the back. $95.00-local pickup only

The old canvas apple picking bucket is so unique. Another great addition to a porch or garden. It is 16" tall and 12" diameter. $39.95 plus shipping

The Funky Tennessee Artist has been at it again. This is my favorite of all the bottle bunnies. He is black with an old black coat and rusty pins. He stands 14" tall. $44.95 plus shipping

Another Funky Tennessee Artist creation is this dark, stenciled 1804 doll. She is 22" tall, cheesecloth trim, sweet annie and wool hair. Wonderful prim addition to any home. $44.95 plus shipping

Closeup of 1804 doll face.

"Okra For Sale" black doll. She stands or sits and is 30" tall. $49.95 plus shipping

Close up of face and teeth. Rag hair and dried okra around her neck.

"Okra For Sale" patch on her dress.

Big, funky feet.
So there you have tonight's offerings. If you see something you like, I'll be at the shop all day tomorrow (10-5) or you can send me an e-mail.
Have a great weekend!!!
Until next time...

Monday, February 20, 2012


Welcome to our new selling blog. As Holly Hills Primitive's shop has grown, so has the demand for shipping items. Dick and I decided that it was time to invite all of our prim blogging pals to come shop with us - no matter where you live in the United States. It's simple, just call the shop at 248/634-7040 on Wed-Sat from 10-5 and place your order with a credit card. We will ship within 2-3 days, priority mail. So grab a cup of coffee and check out the first round of primitives wares.
The first item is a corner spoon rack in Tinderbox Brown, including one wooden spoon. $39.95 plus shipping.

Wooden candle holder (w/o candle), mustard and wrapped in cheesecloth, 16 x 8. $24.95 plus shipping.

"Grandfather" stitchery done on an old 25" wide board, wrapped in rusty wire with Sweet Annie. $39.95 plus shipping.

Pocket towels including one wooden spoon or fork. State color. $12.95 plus shipping.

"Welcome" bibs perfect for your front door. Old child's bibs, filled with drieds, hung from an old stick. $34.95 plus shipping.

Black doll with square nail nose, 26", rag hair, selling her string beans in a pouch. $39.95 plus shipping.

Grubby carpenter's apron with "Olde Rag Dolls" stitched on the front. Three little rag dolls and drieds inside. Looks great tied on the back of a chair! $29.95 plus shipping.

Funky Tennessee Artist black doll with baby wrapped in an old shawl and 13" tall. $39.00 plus shipping.

Little black boy doll in his ticking pants at 15" tall. $19.95 plus shipping.

Funky Tennessee Artist stenciled 1802 doll. This is primitive as can be, can sit or hang and is 20" tall. $44.95 plus shipping.

Funky Tennessee Artist bottle doll done on an old rectagular bottle. Just like Grandma used to have - talk about a make-do! 13" tall. $44.95 plus shipping.

Funky Tennessee Artist small bottle doll with green shawl at 11" tall. This is your chance to own an exclusive! $34.95 plus shipping.

Big old weighted bunnies in either mustard or green with cheesecloth scarves, including a carrot. $44.95 plus shipping.

Another Funky Tennessee Artist original bunny bottle doll. She is 16" tall and wrapped in an old quilt shawl. Wonderful! $44.95 plus shipping.

These Funky Tennessee Artist bunnies have personality plus! They are 18" tall, and have rusty bells, wire whiskers, and stick arms and legs. $44.95 plus shipping.

And last, but not least, are these beautiful coverlet baskets (13") filled with prim grass. They have an old wire handle for hanging. Talk about prim perfect for your spring decorating, but could be left out all year. $29.95 plus shipping.
Well friends, there you have our first round of goodies for you to choose from. Don't forget, if you see anything on our Holly Hills Primitives blog http://hollyhillsprimitives.blogspot.com/ just give me a call for more information.
Hope we get a chance to talk real soon!
Until next time...