Tuesday, September 16, 2008

Blackberry Junction & Deepwood

Yesterday, my friend Diane and I set up my area at Blackberry Junction (see info to the left). I have the most unusual space. It is a small area at the top of stairs that lead to the stage. Very dark, crackley and perfect for a Halloween-themed display! Blackberry Junction

begins this Friday, September 19th and runs through September 27th. There are many, many vendors and too many wonderful fine handcrafts, antiques and collectibles to list. I already snagged a soft sculpture pumpkin of vintage velvet made by Emily Engle. Thank you Emily!

This picture shows an old, old clock case with a glass door. Inside I placed an image of a little girl ready to celebrate Halloween. The case is surrounded by many more of my little "pumpkin sitters", magic wands and pumpkins.

I love these witchy stockings! I bought some vintage cotton stockings several years ago with the idea of bleaching them for a Christmas project. The bleaching didn't work and they got stuck in a drawer. When I found them this year, they seemed perfect for Halloween. What do you think?
I redressed my mannequin for the occasion and

hung a fabulous old scary chandelier! Of course - more pumpkins, big and small.

Tonight, I will begin getting ready for the Historic Deepwood Estate Antique Faire to be held this Sunday, September 21st. More info at: http://www.historicdeepwoodestate.org/. Hope to see you there! M.


Nancy said...

Oh Martha...your Halloween pieces are wonderful...love the socks! Looks like you are going to have a terrific booth. I hope you have a very successful week.

Have fun!
Hugs, Nancy

Karen ~ Cider Antiques said...

Love you work Martha and all of you Halloween items are amazing!!!


Little Blue Violet said...

Its all so perfect Martha. Love the witch in the clock case...hmm...the bewitching hour? The stockings are divine! You found them striped like that? Marvelous!
Wishing you much success t your show and at Blackberry.

Charmingdesigns said...

I blogged about your goodies, I'll be adding a few more pictures tomorrow. Thanks for "grabbing" me! Laurie

the said...

I went and saw your cute display. I loved it all!!!
Happy Fall :)


Hi Martha,
I rec'd my wonderful pumpkins and will show them off soon, after I redo the mantle. Thank you.
Warmly, Deb

Made In The South said...

I think they are really cute for Halloween. Good luck, will look for you on etsy...

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