Tuesday, October 25, 2011

Feeling Sheepish Today

This is the newest addition to my flock.
He came home with me yesterday from
a day of treasure hunting with my sister.
Today I've been trying to decide where
my new lamb will live.
Most of the space here is already occupied.

These two cast iron banks sit on a window sill.

These are the salt and pepper shakers on my kitchen table.

More window-sill perchers in the kitchen.

This lovely lady was a gift from my daughter
and resides on the bookcase.

Even the bathroom is inhabited.

This fellow is the sentry just outside my back door.

I don't limit myself to just figurines.

I couldn't resist this picture of a sheep wearing a sweater.
I'll bet it's hand knitted.

This is another favorite, also a gift from my daughter.
It "bobbles" when you touch him.
He holds court over my computer.

So, you can see why the new guy
might have a problem finding a place to abide.

This week I'm linking with
Wow Us Wednesday at Savvy Southern Style
Open House Party Thursday at No Minimalist Here


Karolee said...

What an adorable collection of sheep! I love the sheep wearing the sweater. Whenever we pass a field of sheep, I call out, "Look! Baby sweaters!" and my children all roll their eyes and groan. :o)

Stitchfork said...

Nothing like a good dose of friend-sheep!
xo Cathy

Anonymous said...

I'll take him! LOL


Kathy said...

You just have to keep him, he is wonderful. I love his face and think how wonderful he will be at Christmas and then Spring. Oh ya you will find many place for him to call home. Kathy

Jo's This and That said...

I love it! He is Great! Thanks for sharing,JoAnn

Bella Vista said...

Just so adorable!


Kim @ Savvy Southern Style said...

What a nice addition to your herd.

Jane@Cottage at the Crossroads said...

All of your sheep are so adorable!

mississippi artist said...

All of your sheep are so beautiful.I do think I like this newest one the best though.Anywhere you put him/her will be perfect.

Ewenique said...

You have a lovely collection of sheep! You should see mine... :)Sometimes when young children come to my house for the first time and comment on all the lambs, I'll set them to counting them. It keeps them busy for awhile! lol
sheep soap

❁Velma ~Down Our Country Road❁ said...

You have an adorable collection. I love the salt and pepper shakers...the ram is SO snubbing his sweetheart. They must have had a fight. :)

Sherry @ No Minimalist Here said...

Susan, Your collection of sheep are adorable. Love the new addition.

Shelia said...

Hi Susan! I love seeing your little sheepies! I need that first one for sure! ;)
Be a sweetie,
Shelia ;)

Ivy and Elephants said...

They are a handsome flock you have there! I think they are seriously adorable.

Brenda Watts said...

Oh I just love your collection of 'woolies', it is so nice to see someone who collects. The cast iron banks are wonderful as is the Angel..very nice.

~Tablescapes By Diane~ said...

Hi lovely lady. I love your little sheepies so sweet. A long time ago I had one baby sheep,and had to put it in a patting zoo. I just came over from Open House Party Thursday. Im your newest follower on your blog now. I hope you come join me. I also hope you have a great week.
XXOO Diane

Geneva said...

I really love the newest addition to your little flock ... Of course they're all so cute and I can see why you enjoy them so much. I also learned about you from Open House Party Thursday. I really enjoyed your feature there and have also enjoyed your blog...I'll visit again soon.

NanaDiana said...

Just when I make an oath to myself that I am not going to sign up to follow ONE MORE BLOG...because when I follow I follow-- and I comment,etc. So...just as I make this promise to myself..I find YOU...through Sherry. Well, so much for oaths. Here I am...all signed up as your newest follower and smiling that I found you! Hugs- Diana

bj said...

I love your quaint sheep...every single one of them.
I found your delightful blog thru Sherry..and I am following you to the ends of the earth. I am so in love with your beautiful home that has so much personality and charm.
Come see me soon...now, I am off to read more of you.
xo bj

bj said...

I tried to follow you thru email but can't get it to work...:((

Rita May said...

I've added the ingredients to the pumpkin spice sugar scrub, so check back.
I love the sheep. Make me want to start a new collection!

Richard Cottrell said...

Love your sheep and especially love your blog. I am your newest follower. Thanks for sharing your darling home. Richard from My Old Historic House.

Kathryn Ferguson Griffin said...

Your house is so dreamy! Hopped over from No Minimalist Here. Have become your newest follower! Hope you have a grand evening! Toodles, Kathryn @TheDedicatedHouse

Designs By Pinky said...

OY!!!! I found you thru Sherry and now am hooked and will be your newest follower! Your home is so lovely, warm and inviting!!! Love your sheep collection. Hope you find a spot for the new one!!! XO, pinky

Motherkitty said...

Lovely addition! I adore your sheep. What a fabulous collection. Thank you for sharing!

Babs said...

I love sheep and I LOVE your collection, especially the s&p and the one by the back door. I only have a few, but you've inspired me to look for more. Have a great weekend,
Babs (Ba-a-abs) :)

Tanna at The Brick Street Bungalow said...

LOVE all the sheep, Susan!! Especially your newest addition! Belated happy birthday to your sister!! Lucky girl with that cake! And, thank you for the reviews! Have a wonderful day! blessings ~ Tanna

vicki said...

Susan- me too, me too, me too- I LOVE sheep! My collection can't rival yours- but I'm always on the lookout for great sheep! It's fun seeing your great collection-- yes, I can see that you are running out of room!

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