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"Kitty & Pumpkin"
Kitty measures 5" long and stands 7-1/2" tall. He is inspired from an old kitty to which I added my own touch. He is entirely hand sewn, rag & batting filled using old black cotton from a Mennonite quilt. There are some necessary repairs to this early black cloth.His eyes are stitched, his nose is an old sock piece and his ears are lovingly added. His kitty top hat is an early cotton and his bow tie is an early pumpkin homespun. He has a little pumpkin hand stitched from stain painted homespun with a tiny branch.
PRICE: $162.00 SOLD!
SIGNED, DATED & ONE OF A KIND
USA SHIPPING IS INCLUDED!
"The Herb Witch"
The Herb Witch measures 20" tall and is entirely hand sewn and early rag & batting filled. Starting with her long drawers, they are hand sewn from early black wool challis, a wool silk blend. Her socks are sewn to fit from old Amish stockings. Her boots are an early black polished cotton with buttons of early black glass jet beads. Her dress is an early black calico with a design that reminds me of a "WHOOOOOSHING" wind. The front of the dress is pin tucked, the top portion is again the polished cotton, with a silk jabot added. It buttons in the back with the black glass beads. The arms & waist are trimmed with the early polished cotton. The sleeves are trimmed with the black glass beads as buttons. The back of the dress has a bustle with lots of bows & gathers. Her hand sewn witch hat is made from the early polished cotton and held in place with a black & white glass berry pins from the 1800's. Her face is sewn in 2 parts with stitched eyes, needle sculpting on the nose & eyes and very early faded red cotton applied as her lips. She has very skinny & pointy hands with thumbs. Her hair is gray & raw wool pinned into a bun. She carries her magic herbs in a hand sewn ditty bag in an early moon & star calico.   
PRICE: $465.00 
SIGNED, DATED & ONE OF A KIND
USA SHIPPING IS INCLUDED *SOLD*
"Little Pumpkin Witch"
She is hand sewn from early cotton and rag filled. Her pumpkin head is stain painted early cotton. Her eyes are stitched, her mouth is stitched and her nose is an early scrap of faded black wool suiting, as is her hand sewn witch's hat. The hat is held on with a black glass berry pin. Her long drawers are an early dimity in black & cream. She wears sewn to fit Amish socks. Her skirt with repairs is a black mourning fabric from the 19th. Century. Her little jacket is early homespun wool fastened with 2 black & white calico buttons and an early black porcelain button. Her scarf is an early suiting wool. She carries a bag filled with dried pumpkin seeds. The bag is sewn from an early black & white gingham homespun. Her little bag is decorated with an early wool star and a cross stitched "P". She has stitched fingers & thumbs. She measures 14-1/2" tall.  
PRICE: $189.00 SOLD! 
SIGNED, DATED & ONE OF A KIND
USA SHIPPING INCLUDED  
"Sweet Pumpkin Tart"
Tart is hand sewn from early cotton with repairs. She is rag filled. Her pumpkin head is hand sewn in 9 sections, stain painted & needle sculpted. Her eyes are stitched and her sweet little mouth is applied. Her dress is an old pumpkin gingham homespun done in the style of a wrapper. I have added 5 precious black glass tiny buttons with three holes. She has stockinette for her stockings, her shoes are stain painted early cotton with repair with tiny pumpkin gingham bows. Her bonnet is hand sewn from a piece of my old Mennonite quilt. Around her neck is pinned a garland of tiny old tin tarts strung on early quilting thread with early black & white star calico accents. She is 11 inches tall.
PRICE: $210.00 
SIGNED, DATED & ONE OF A KIND
USA SHIPPING INCLUDED.  *SOLD*
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"Pumpkin Time"
Pumpkin Time is inspired by the famous folk art painting done by the loving hands of Lori Brechlin. With her permission I am honored to bring "Pumpkin Time" to life in cloth. He stands 21-3/4" to the top of his hat. He is entirely hand sewn & rag filled. His face is stain painted cotton with early suiting wool eyes & nose and early quilting thread for his eyes & eyebrows. His hat, slipper shoes and little pockets are hand sewn from the black suiting wool. His shirt is an early homespun with collar. Early black glass jet beads are added for buttons. An early black & white star calico ties around his collar. His jacket & short pants are sewn from the same old wool which has 2 different sides. The jacket is sewn in Colonial style from the black & drab pumpkin plaid wool. It also has early black glass jet beads for buttons. His short pants, also in Colonial style have 4 black glass beads holding up the waist and 1 each at the knees. Old cotton stockings are fit to size for him. In his left hand he holds a grubby old time piece dangling from the old black star calico. It is 12 midnight.  
PRICE: $395.00 
SIGNED, DATED & ONE OF A KIND
USA SHIPPING INCLUDED.
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"Jessy"
Miss Jessy is 11-1/2" tall. She is hand sewn from early black cotton and then covered with stitched on early black sock. Her nose is needle sculpted, her eyes are stitched and her mouth of early red cotton is applied. She is filled with early rag scraps. Her long drawers are hand sewn from early homespun. Her dress is an early Southern blue & brown homespun with some repairs. She wears a shawl from a very early wool with perfect wear & color. Her head wrap is an extreme faded blue floral calico. 
PRICE: $189.00 
SIGNED, DATED & ONE OF A KIND
USA SHIPPING INCLUDED.
"Ragglet - Daniel S. Pickler"
Daniel measures 5-1/4" tall. He has a pencil face and a bit of auburn hair. He wears early heavy blue cotton overalls with a little cap sewn from the same fabric. He has a Civil War style homespun shirt and early blue calico neckerchief. He wears early cotton socks. He hangs from old tatting cord. 
PRICE: $59.00 SOLD!
SIGNED, DATED & ONE OF A KIND
USA SHIPPING INCLUDED.
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