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~ Please visit our ETSY Shop for our unique patterns, supplies and wooden items
specifically designed for rug hooking, punch needle, applique, embroidery and cross stitch ~

the photos below are just a few examples of what we offer in our Etsy shop ~ kindly click on any photo below to visit and see more ~



Our
Needlework Shop
is located at
3530 Tye River Road
Amherst, VA 24521
ph. 434-263-6508
email ~ Notforgottenfarmwitch@gmail.com

Regular SHOP HOURS are:
Saturdays Only 10:00 ~ 4:00
{weather permitting or I am away at a show/class}


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Monday, May 9, 2011

Open House pictures...

Good Morning Folks!!!

and a beautiful morning it is here on the farm today!

here are some snaps of saturday's open house to amuse you ~


first, we started the day off with a rumbling noise coming down the drive:


it was our sweet friend Joan in her gorgeous 1949 candy apple red truck!

we parked it out in front of the shop...oh boy did the men-folk fancy it!!

we had gobs of freshly potted herbs for sale,
and displayed them out front in the garden where they came from....


inside, the shop was dressed to welcome the spring and early summer....
porch doors, flowers, drieds....



lots of new items were added and I'm happy to say that most found new homes!


the little rug hooking section that greets you as you enter....



our expanding fabrics section....



old favorites like dolls, samplers and primitive handmades ~




we had a great turnout and I just wanted to thank all who came out & spent time
visiting with us...
we do this because we love it,
and your friendships and patronage are valued more than you know!


and before I forget, the winner of the raffle goodie basket is ~
SUSAN MYERS from TEXAS!!!!!


congrats Susan!

(much xoxoxox to you & your sweet family!)
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I will be photographing the finished models for my
Primitive Alphabet Series cross stitch designs today,
and will release them here this week!


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have a great day filled with wonderful things!


Blessings from the Farm...
Lori

16 comments:

Deppen homestead 1862 said...

Congrats Lori on the openhouse!!!sounds like some fun~ love the added touch of the old truck!!
enjoy your day
Teresa

Lori from Notforgotten Farm said...

thanks Teresa ~ it was great,..old friends, old truck, old stuff ~ PERFECT!
Lori

Jennifer @ Stitchin' Thyme said...

The open house looked wonderful, maybe one day I will be able to get there!!!

Raspberry Lane Primitives said...

what a gorgeous shoppe!

Sea Witch said...

How lovely, I wish I could have come to your open house. Crazy about that truck too. Sea Witch

cottageprims said...

Oh my I can't get past that truck...dreamy...Glad the open house was went well.~Amy

Anita R said...

Lori
Really enjoyed my visit. Your open house was very nice and your shop is so beautiful.
Anita

Shabby Cowgirl said...

Just LOVE that truck, but I could spend some serious time in the shop looking around, don't tell my husband, spending some serious money too.

Jane said...

The shop and garden look so lovely! It's always good to see you AND Felicia AND Joan AND Peter (thanks for the bridal veil bush) AND Lazy AND Buddy AND Pinocchio AND Daisy AND all the other critters!

TheCrankyCrow said...

Thanks for sharing these photos with those of us too far away to enjoy the "real" thing....Your shop looks wonderful - and much larger on the inside than it looks from the outside! I think I could get into all sorts of trouble there! ;o) And....that truck! Now I want a TRUCK for heavens' sake! Have a great week! Smiles & Hugs, Robin

Cinlyn said...

Everything looks awesome! The truck is cool...Sherrie has one for the mercantile...they can be quite a conversation piece!

Robin at The Primitive Hutch said...

Congrats on your open house ~ sounds like it was a great success.
Wish I could of been there.
Your shop looks wonderful!
Thanks for sharing
Prim Blessings
Robin

Vicki said...

Love the photos you posted! The truck is awesome and I know the men had to love it along with some of the women...Wish I could have been there....

jonette said...

Thank you so much for the wonderful hospitality at your open house. Loved meeting all of you. Look forward to stitching the patterns I bought and visiting again soon!

Charlene ♥ SC said...

Oh, how I wish you were in my neighborhood...

Gwen , the vintage seamstress said...

Oh how I wish I could have come! It looks so awesome!

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