Wednesday, September 30, 2015

October Kitchen Window

My kitchen window for October is all about the wonderful works of Kimberly from The Red Cupboard Post. The beautiful colors Kimberly hand dyed for this hooked mat are hard to capture in a photo, but they are magnificent in person.

Also in my window are two of Kimberly's punch needle works...patterns by Lori Brechlin from Notforgotten Farm. Again, the colors are so autumnal and rich. 

I did not want to break up the grouping, and could think of no better place for this gathering than my window. My window...above my sink where I spend so much time each day. 

My very favorite pumpkin is there as well. Annie made this ceramic fellow when she was in school and he is one of my most precious possessions. 


Our Annie is a spider fanatic...not the real kind, the funky, decorative ones that show up this time of year in all sorts of forms. Because she gets such a kick out of them, I picked up a set of spider lights this past weekend.

They are a fun addition to our October window...especially at night.


Armed with stickers of her favorite creepy crawlers, Annie decorates every surface that will support them.

...the sink faucet

...on the microwave

...on the stove...they're everywhere.

Hope you are all enjoying this wonderful time of year! Watch out for spiders!

Enjoy the day,


  1. Afternoon Robyn, love your October window display, looks so cozy with all the treasures. Kimberly does such wonderful work and what a sweet pumpkin from your darling girl, warms the heart.Hugs Francine.

  2. Hi Robyn,
    Another beautiful window display, my friend! Love all those beauties by Kimberly and they look perfect together with your other pieces!! Annie's pumpkin is such a treasure! I am not a spider fan, but I do love those lights and her sweet spider stickers!! Those are the kind I can handle, but the real ones.......Eeek!!!!
    Hope you have a wonderful week!
    Warm Hugs~

  3. Kimberly's colors are always wonderful!
    Oh, those spider lights are F~U~N!!! I bet Annie just loves them. How funny she likes spiders. I bet not many girls do.
    Beautiful window display as always, and I can understand that pumpkin being such a treasure.
    Hugs :)

  4. Fantastic Window display and wish I had an area in my kitchen for such wonderment. Annie's pumkin fella is wonderful and no wonder it is your most prized possession.

  5. Love you Oct. window. I have many of those treasures like your pumpkin made by Annie....mine are mostly from g'children but they're my favorites. Happy fall!!!

  6. Robyn, I so enjoy seeing what you come up with each month for your kitchen window display...This display is my favorite, I love the color scheme... stitchery... Annie's pumpkin is the perfect addition, a true treasure...Please tell Annie I have a fear of spiders too...but love her idea of spider lights and decals...May have to make a trip to Walmart tomorrow!!...Sending greetings...

  7. Love Love Love all of the colors and handiwork in your window scape tis month. Autumn is my favorite season! Janice

  8. love your window and that pumpkin is just the sweetest thing every. Not a fan of the real spiders but the stickers are cute. wonderful window as always.

  9. Oh Robyn, you window is wonderful. I love the colors of fall the most and the needlework you have on display is perfect. Of course, Annies art work takes the spot light.
    Those spiders are great for Annie, but my Sandy does not like them at all. I personally think the tarantula is rather cute, all nice and fuzzy...hehehe. Needless to say, my Sandy thinks I am a bit goofy.

    Enjoy the month with Peace and Blessings for all, Barb

  10. Robyn, All your pieces are wonderful, especially Annie's Pumpkin. :)