Thursday, March 29, 2012


This big girl is a hoot! She is 29" tall and can either hang or sit.

Her hair is real sheep's wool.

She is holding her big old flower that she's picking the petals from.

See her petal in her hand!

Her dress says, "He loves me, he loves me not." She is $59.95 plus S&H

The Weed Lady is also a riot. She is about 28" tall and can either hang or sit.

Her hair is also real sheep's wool.

She is holding a burlap bag filled with tulips and Sweet Annie. $49.95 plus S&H

This next little girl comes with her own rocking chair (which is removable). The set is about 21" tall overall.

She has cheesecloth hair and a blue check dress.

Her little rocker is old red. $59.95 plus S&H

This garden angel is a Funky Tennessee Artist original. She has a blue check dress, she is holding a long, skinny candle, wears wire glasses, has wool hair, 19" and has angel vine wings. ADORABLE! $44.95 plus S&H

Another Funky Tennessee Artist original is the prim black doll. She is wearing ticking bloomers, has an old key around her neck, is 19" tall and wool hair. $48.00 plus S&H

A unique "basket" made from coverlet material and a wire handle. It is topped off with prim grass and is 13" tall. Could be used all year. $29.95 plus S&H

Another chance to own a Funky Tennessee Artist doll. One white doll with a bird on her shoulder or a black doll holding a bird. Each doll is 12" tall. What a great little cupboard tuck! $29.95 plus S&H

This little guy is 15" tall and dressed in his ticking bibs. $19.95 plus S&H
Just give us a call at the shop (248/634-7040) or e-mail to hollyhillsprimitives@yahoo.com.

Tuesday, March 27, 2012


Hi pals! Time to add some more wares on our selling blog for your pickin's! The first is a "blackbird pie" that is just adorable. It is done in an old pie tin with three blackbirds just waiting to dig into that pie. $29.95 plus S&H

These hand-hooked crows on a spring are adorable and they sure don't last long! $24.95 plus S&H

One of my favorite spring items are these birdnest candle holders with the beautiful birdnest battery candles. $24.95 per set plus S&H

We only have two bottle bunnies left by The Funky Tennessee Artist. The boy (black) bunny is 14" tall. $39.95 plus S&H The girl bunny is 12 1/2" tall. $34.95 plus S&H

One bunny is left with his cheesecloth coat and rusty bells. Great for hanging from anyplace in your home and is 18" tall. $34.95 plus S&H

Another great creation by The Funky Tennessee Artist is this black garden angel. She hangs and is 19" tall. I love her burlap hat and vintage dress. $44.95 plus S&H

This stitchery is done on an old board (20" x 12"), wrapped in rusty wire with Sweet Annie. $39.95 plus S&H

For you gals that can't afford hand-hooked rugs, we have some beautiful rugs in the shop that we bought at market. This "family tree" rug is done in beautiful shades of green and is 35" x 22". Only $59.95 plus S&H
If you see anything that tickles your fancy, please either e-mail to hollyhillsprimitives@yahoo.com or give me a call at the shop on Wed-Sat from 10-5. The shop number is 248/634-7040. Thanks for taking a look and be watching for more this week.
Have a great day!
Until next time...

Tuesday, March 6, 2012


I'd like to start out by thanking my awesome customers again for all of the orders that are coming in. You are the best!
The laundry cart and basket are so adorable. Wouldn't this look great in your laundry room? $59.95 - local pickup

Who doesn't love make-do chairs? This one is child (or doll) size. Made from an old wooden box and covered with feed sack. The seat lifts up for small storage. $49.95 plus shipping

This "Strong Women" stitchery is always a favorite. This one is framed in black and has an old red and cream quilt background. $29.95 plus shipping

This one is killing me. I want to bring this home so bad! This old, primitive mustard cupboard is fantastic and prim as can be. $495 - local pickup only

Our special of the day! I love how this potting bench was made from the old door and window frames. On sale for $150.00 - local pickup only

Darling little green table and chair with original green paint. Yup, another prim! Perfect for a desk. $149.95 - local pickup only

And last, but not least, is the old pewter over green island. Great to show off crocks or bowls, but would also be cute with "curtain" doors. One drawer is divided for utensils. This could also be used as a cupboard instead of an island. $295.00 - local pickup only
Hope you see something you like. Just give me a call at the shop or shoot me an e-mail! Thanks for shopping with Holly Hills Primitives.

Friday, March 2, 2012


Oh yes, Friday night! As an afterthought at the end of the day today, I decided to share a few more items with you. I'd also like to thank all of you that have "kicked off" my selling blog and for your wonderful orders.
The first item I have tonight is a big, old black gal that measures 35" long. She has flax hair, stitched face, a pouch filled with yarrow and real baby socks and shoes. $49.95 plus shipping

Doll face.

Pouch filled with yarrow.

Her little ol' skinny legs with real baby socks and shoes.

This smaller black cutie and her kitty is adorable. She has striped socks and funky braided hair. She measures 18" tall. $25.00 plus shipping

Old Lizzie is a hoot. She is partially rag stuffed with wool hair, corncob arms, a grubby dress and a big old pin and bottle attached. She is 25" tall. $39.95 plus shipping

I love this set of 5 spices with grubby labels. Included are cinnamon sticks, picking, barley, flax and mint. This set would look so prim on a kitchen shelf. $30.00 plus shipping

This sweet little Easter chick shelf sitter is dressed to set sail. Holding a flag that reads "Easter", he measure 12". $24.95 plus shipping

This painted black "carrot" pillow is prim as can be. It has a patch that reads "carrot", has a piece of twine holding a white carrot. It measures 10 1/2" x 15" and is $24.95 plus shipping.

And for you burlap lovers, we have another prim pillow with "carrot" stenciled on it and a black carrot. It measures 18 1/2" x 8". $19.95 plus shipping

I love these gourd bowl and spoons. Absolutely prim perfect! The gourd bowls are approximately 9 1/2" in diameter and they sell for $19.95 plus shipping
The handmade gourd spoons/scoops are 16" and 20" long. How cool to lay on your stove board! $19.95 plus shipping

Our last item for this evening is a grapevine wreath with a grubby chicken and grubby eggs. It measures 20" in diameter and would be perfect for a kitchen door! $29.95 pus shipping
Again, thank you so much for welcoming me to the world of selling on line. Remember, we'd still love to have you come to the shop to visit.
Until next time...

Thursday, March 1, 2012


Good evening friends. Got LOTS of new goodies in today and I couldn't wait to share with you. The above is a custom microwave cover. You have your choice of colors and size and we will ship. This one is black over barn red. The cost is $149.95 plus shipping.

Another view with the door open.

We've had a lot of requests for stitcheries, so I thought I'd put three more on tonight. The first one is "The Olde Door" and actually stitched and attached to an old door. It is 35 1/2" x 14", stitched on an old quilt with a pocket filled with sweet annie and yarrow and wrapped in a leather strap. $69.96 plus shipping

Closeup of pocket on stitchery.

The next stitchery is quite unique. "My Old Country Place" is mounted in an old horse collar and is about 26" tall. It has a burlap "ribbon" and a leather strap for hanging. $59.95 plus shipping

"Dear Old House" stitchery is mounted on an old board, wrapped in rusty wire with sweet annie. It measures approximately 20" x 15". $39.95 plus shipping

WOO HOO!!! Another box arrived from our Funky Tennessee Artist and I was in heaven! My personal favorite is this black tulip angel mounted on an old tin piece. She is 12" tall and prim, prim, prim!!! $39.95 plus shipping

The grubby version of the tulip angel is mounted on an old glass vase and is just as adorable. She measure 10 1/2" tall. $39.95 plus shipping

My second favorite is this grubby rabbit doll. He is AWESOME! He is sporting a long brown coat, rusty pins and a bow tie. He could be left out all year. He is 17" tall. $48.95 plus shipping

The black rabbit doll is also out of this world. He is wearing a long vintage tapestry coat and holds a grubby carrot and is also 17" tall. $48.95 plus shipping

These garden angels will be quick to go, in fact, one already sold today about 10 minutes after I opened the box! The first one is wearing a burlap hat and holds a small grapevine wreath. Her dress is made from vintage material. She hangs 19". $48.95 plus shipping

The black garden angel is also dressed in vintage material and also has a burlap hat with rusty pin. She hangs 20". $48.95 plus shipping

Closeup of black angel.

Four cupboard dolls with little birds were the next thing to open and what a great surprise! They are all different, some black and some grubby. They are each either holding a bird or has one on their shoulder. From top to bottom they are 12". $29.95 plus shipping

Another sweet cupboard doll.

Two more prim cupboard dolls.

And last, but not least, from our Funky Tennessee Artist are the carrots you have all been asking for. We have groups of three, either black or white, hay for the "stems", wrapped in GRUBBY cheesecloth and a "spring" tag on each bunch. The longest carrot is approximately 8" (w/o stem). They are already going fast. We have about 4 bunches left. $12.00 plus shipping

This cute wool basket is about 8" tall (not including wire handle), is stuffed with prim grass, has a speckled egg inside and a "spring" tag. $24.95 plus shipping

THEN, as if this wasn't enough, our hooking artist brought in some extraordinary things. These hooked crows on springs are wonderful! They are about 9" tall and have little wire legs and feet. $24.95 plus shipping

She also brought hooked flowers on springs. We have many different colors and they are amazing. They stand approximately 8" tall. $24.95 plus shipping

Another hooked flower on spring.

To top it off she brought glorious hooked flowers on a stick. Made from beautiful wools in a rainbow of colors. Her work is just out of this world! $18.95 plus shipping

Another grouping of hooked flowers on a stick.

And wrapping up tonight's offerings is a spring cat. She has a grubby daisy on her tail and a tag that reads "cat". She is 13" long. $24.95 plus shipping
SO, if you see anything you can't live without, shoot me an e-mail at hollyhillsprimitives@yahoo.com or call the shop Wed-Sat from 10-5 at 248/634-7040.
Thanks and have a great evening!
Until next time...