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The Old Gray House is not in the big-time-business of selling on the internet. However, at the request of our guests who are constantly seeking re-orders, we are making a few of our hand made items available. Each of these items are hand produced by our crafter’s and require production time so we ask that you give us time to produce the item.

Our payment policy is simple. You order and prior to shipment we will contact you and give you the total cost including, tax, and shipping. You then pay us by credit card. We only charge you the actual shipping costs.




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Cancer Support Angels and Ornaments

Description Hand made Cancer Support Angels. Decorated with a daffodil and Cancer type colors. Angels have porcelain heads and can be used as Tree Toppers.

Click Here for additional information.








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Doll Sleeping Bags

Very cute. Comes with pillow. Fits 10 ½” doll. They are 11 inches long by 6 in. wide We will try to provide your choice of color, our choice of design.




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Patchwork Placemats

One of our most popular items. Set of four with napkins. Come in a variety of colors. We will try to meet your color, our choice of design.




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Hand Made Soap and Lotion

Once you try our soaps and lotions we are sure you will be pleased. They are made by a NC Registered Nurse and contain the finest of ingredients. for addition Information.




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Tissue Box Cover

These useful tissue box covers are designed to fit a standard size tissue box. It comes in various colors and prints. It would be a great gift for a friend. Comes with a box of tissues.




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Adult Bibs

These bibs are designed especially for sick rooms and nursing homes or any older adult who needs a little help while eating. They make a great fun gift for a friend or family member celebrating a 50th birthday.






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Prayer Pillows

Place your knees on the pillow and pray until something happens. A suggested way to display your prayer pillow is to put it in a basket with a bible.




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Casserole Carrier

Come in a variety of colors with this descriptive tag. “To take a dish to a friend, or dinner, You'll find me useful and a winner. Wrap your casserole in me, and see how handy I will be. All sides covered, you will learn, that your fingers will not burn. The board and handles come out, so you can clean me. That's what it is all about. Enjoy your casserole cover.”




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Aprons

We call these, “Granny Gray Aprons”. They are modern, yet old-fashioned and the bibs are quilted. Great for display or use.






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Pot Holders

Our pot holders are useful and add a touch of color to any kitchen. They have a unique pattern. Many are made of 30’s fabrics.




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Needle Books

Want a neat little Item to use as favors or a gift? Try our Cloth Needle Books. You will always know where your needles are. Clever and useful.




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Hand-Knit Dishrags

You will love them. Some colors available. Long lasting. They are like the bunny that keeps going, going.




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Baby Quilts
Hand pieced and tacked

Nine-patch pattern made from baby prints. Extra large size and washable. Made for service. We hand pieced and tacked them and call them, “Hatteras Love Wraps”. Great gift for your grandbaby or a shower gift.




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Animal Towel Wraps

Children love our towel wraps. They are made from a full size towel and washcloth. One mother said her daughter wanted to wear it all the time. They make great gifts. Newborn to 6 years.

 



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Raggedy Ann and Andy

These are truly works of art that can be passed or kept as a constant reminder of childhood days. They are hand done by a mother of five children and sixteen grand children. She knows what kids like.

 



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Crocheted Baby Afghans

Hand crocheted baby Afghans. Various styles, sizes. and colors. They are washable. Assorted prices




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Hand-Made Pendants

Hand-made fusible glass necklaces that make unique gifts. Various colors and styles. No two are alike. A beautiful art form.




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Driftwood Ballpoint Pen

These pens are unique in that they are made and mounted on driftwood from the Old Gray House They will add a touch of interest and excitement to any desk or office.




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Sand Fence Ornament

Hatteras Lighthouse hand-painted on a piece of historical sand fence collected from the beach. They are about 6 inches long . Comes with tag. Click Here for sand fence history.




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Shell decorated Christmas Trees

Small to larger trees six inches to two feet decorated with small shells. Some are lighted with Christmas lights. Great decorative item that can be used year round.




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Shell decorated wreaths

We hesitate to ship, but will try if you insist. It takes a lot of time and effort to produce our shell wreaths. No two will ever be alike. Not only are they works of art, but bring much pleasure to those who produce them. Prices will vary depending on the size. Come 6 inches to 20 inches.




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Prairie Dress

Similar to what pioneer babies wore. Will fit some 18 inch and larger dolls. Can be hung as a decoration.




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Baby Bibs

Each one has two hand quilted hears on the front. They are reversible, cotton and washable.




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Pats Crocheted Baby Afghan

These are solid colors or variegated. Beautifully done.




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Stenciled Napkin Set

They are Osnaburg hand stenciled napkins. Set of four.

Story Animals



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Story Animals Eyore

Crocheted story animals. Some are very large, some smaller. Bright colors. Your child will love them.






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Story animals Tigre

Crocheted story animals. Some are very large, some smaller. Bright colors. Your child will love them.






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story animals Poo Bear

Crocheted story animals. Some are very large, some smaller. Bright colors. Your child will love them.






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story animals Bert and Ernie

Crocheted story animals. Some are very large, some smaller. Bright colors. Your child will love them.






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story animals Big Bird

Crocheted story animals. Some are very large, some smaller. Bright colors. Your child will love them.



Doll Clothes



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Hood Sweat Suit

Very well made doll clothes. Lots of styles, coats, bathing suits, etc. Will fit American Girl and other 18 inch dolls.





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Dress with Pinafore

Very well made doll clothes. Lots of styles, coats, bathing suits, etc. Will fit American Girl and other 18 inch dolls.





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Hat and Coat

Very well made doll clothes. Lots of styles, coats, bathing suits, etc. Will fit American Girl and other 18 inch dolls.





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Swim Suit and Cover Up

Very well made doll clothes. Lots of styles, coats, bathing suits, etc. Will fit American Girl and other 18 inch dolls.


 

 




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Driftwood Manger

If you like driftwood you will love this little manger scene created out of driftwood. If you like driftwood you will love this little manger scene created out of driftwood.


 

 




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Air Plants

Air plants and driftwood surrounding a yard ornament make an interesting display.


 

 




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Cut flowers in Water Beads

Cut flowers in a bowl of water pearls makes a beautiful display on any dinner table. One of the nice things is you can let them hydrate and go back to beads. You can use them over and over. They last for years.



 

 




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Water Pearls

A single rose in a bottle of water pearls makes a great gift.


 

 




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Ball Mason Jars

We have a selection of Vintage Ball Mason Jars with lids available. They are great for canning as well as filling with shells, buttons and other memorabilia. Many use them as decorations for weddings. Be on the lookout for those with the number 13 on the bottom for they are considered to be valuable. It has to do with the superstition that 13 was an unlucky number and only a few are still in circulation.



 

 




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Water Pearls

When you visit us take time to check out our water pearls and how you can use them to decorate. They are great for table decorations for parties, weddings, or just to add color to your home. They can also be a great teaching tool for teachers.



 

 




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Tillandsia Ionantha

Tillandsia ionantha is a precious little air plant that has a unique bloom. It is also called blushing bride because of the red leaves. They usual bloom in the fall but this on decided to bloom early. We have a good supply available at the moment.



 

 




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Driftwood Mirror

When you look at this mirror made out of driftwood you can not help but think of the ocean waves splashing on the Hatteras beach.


 

 




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Driftwood Seahorse

Our driftwood seahorses are definitely a conversation piece.


 

 




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Hand crafted Shell Tree

Handcrafted shell trees are appreciated by all who receive them.


 

 




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Gingle Shells

Gingle Shells...These little hangers made of cut dyed shells are great for adding color to a room or to use as party favors.


 

 




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Cape Hatteras Lighthouse Bag

Cape Hatteras Lighthouse Bag... Looking for an inexpensive gift for a friend. Fill one of our lighthouse burlap bags with shells for your collect from the beach or use our bags of shells. Makes a great gift.


 

 


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Please Note:   These are just a few of the many handmade items our crafters have to offer you. Our crafters are creative people who are constantly coming up with new ideas. Our shop is different. We are a Mom and Pop operation that is an outlet for talented people to display their works of art.

When you come to visit us you will find hundreds of other items. We have an extreme amount of Vintage glassware and jewelry.. Our shells are equal to none. When it comes to prices you will find we have the lowest prices on the Outer Banks. Click Here if you want to know why our prices are so low. Our goal is to provide you with quality gifts you can afford to take back home to your friends. The purpose of the shop is to have fun and meet and greet the many guests who visit the Island annually. When you plan your trip to the Outer Banks, plan on visiting us.



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