Primitive Christmas Ornies and Bowl Fillers

by Margo on Thursday, November 17, 2011

The holiday season is quickly approaching. This is my busiest time of the year but I love the season. Be sure to contact me if I can assist you with my handmade ornies and bowl fillers. Primitive Christmas stars, snowmen, gingers and candy canes are a very popular item for decorating your holiday trees and for tossing in your bowls and baskets. Send me an email if there is something I can create for you. Remember, my items are handmade and will last for years. Make them a keepsake for yourself or something to pass on to your family and friends.

Here are some samples of my Primitive Christmas Ornies and Bowl Fillers:

Primitive Christmas Gingerbread Men

Primitive Christmas Gingerbread Man

Primitive Christmas Snowmen

Primitive Christmas Snowman

Primitive Christmas Stars

I hope that you and yours have a Very Merry Primitive Christmas and a Happy Primitive New Year!


Primitive Christmas Decorations: Snowmen

by Margo on Wednesday, August 19, 2009

It is not too early to be thinking about those primitive Christmas decorations. And back again from last year are the personalized snowmen. These sold like primitive hotcakes last year and they have already been selling this year. Nothing says prim Christmas quite like a primitive personalized snowman. Get one for every member of your family and hang them on your tree. Of course they can be used in many other ways. Let your prim imagination run wild!

Each snowman ornie is made from osnaburg fabric which has been stuffed with a double layer of quilter’s batting and then placed in my special prim grunging solution of coffee, vanilla and cinnamon mixture giving them that prim look that we all love.  Each prim snowman is about  7 1/2 inches tall and 1/3 inch thick.

The primitive snowmen eyes are two small black craft beads and the nose has been hand embroidered. Your choice of names will be hand sewn at the bottom. There is also some blush on the snowmen cheeks painted on. Rusty vintage looking jingle bells are used for the buttons.

Finally mica flakes are sprinkled on each snowman. They can be left off if you like. A cotton string has been attached to the back of the ornament for ease in hanging on your holiday tree.

Free personalization is limited to 12 letters.    The personalized name will be hand embroidered using black embroidery floss.   You can get anything that you want on them. You could get a Christmas word or two instead of a name. Such as ” Ho Ho Ho”, “Primitive”, “Christmas”, etc. Get a word on each one and make a sentence!

I have tied a piece of homespun fabric for the snowman’s scarf.  I have several homespun colors available too.  Colors available are : hunter green, burgundy,  navy blue, and red and green check.   You are more than welcome to request a particular color scarf.

To purchase these or to see other Primitive Christmas items visit my eBay store at : Choose Moose Primitive Designs.





Primitive Christmas Decorations

by Margo on Saturday, December 6, 2008

Have you got your primitive Christmas decorations yet? Check the tree in the sidebar to see how many days are left! It’s closer than you think.

Let’s take a prim look at a few new items just to make your Christmas as primitive as possible. (You may click on the photos for a larger view)

First we have a set of 5 primitive candy canes. You can put these on your Primitive Christmas Tree or use them as bowl fillers. A prim hang tag is included with each set.

Next we have a primitive grapevine bell. These bells are very versatile! They make great tucks for your cupboards or shelves, bowl fillers, or Primitive Christmas Tree ornaments. Each has a rusty prim star on top, a homespun bow, a branch of artificial pine, and a prim hang tag.

And last we have a set of 6 rusty primitive jingle bells. Each bell has homespun bow. There is also a prim hang tag included with the set.Some items in the photo are used for display purposes.

So let’s make sure that you ar ready for Christmas with some new primitive decorations! Go to my eBay store or Etsy store to see more.

These items also make great gifts!


Primitive Country Crafts For Christmas

by Margo on Wednesday, December 3, 2008

It’s going to be a primitive country crafts Christmas at your house! Look at these primitive Christmas Tree bowl fillers. These trees are made with a cotton green tiny floral print.

After stuffing they are grunged in a solution of coffee, cinnamon, and vanilla, before baking in the oven.

These prim trees could also be used as primitive tree ornaments. Just use one of your metal tree hangers or floss to hang them.

Each tree has a real twig for a trunk. They also have a piece of green checkered homespun for added “prim”.

Also each tree has a rusty bell and there is also one prim hang tag per group which says “Prim Trees”.

See these primitive country crafts and others at My eBay Store.

Hoping that you have a Very Primitive Christmas!


Primitive snowman, snow flakes, and snowballs! Oh My!

by Margo on Saturday, November 29, 2008

Primitive snow alert. Yes, we have already had snow in Delaware. How about you? Well it’s coming, unless you live in Sunny Florida ;)
Check out this primitive snowman. You can get it personalized! Makes a great Christmas Tree ornament or bowl filler!  Or how about some primitive snow flakes. Another great item for the tree, in a bowl, or whatever else your primitive mind can come up with!  And check out these Primitive Snowballs. Cute as a primitive button!!! These primitive snowballs should not be used for snowball fights!

Disclaimer: No primitive snowballs, snowmen, or snowflakes were injured in this snowball fight!

Visit my primitive EBay store today and see all of the new snow items!