All posts by "Jim Miller"

Jim Miller is founder and CEO of DutchCrafters, the leading internet retailer of Amish furniture.

5 Great Ideas for Outdoor Lighthouses

Jim Miller 10/12/2013

Ideas for Amish Made Outdoor Lighthouses One of the very first Amish made products that we offered when we first opened our virtual doors at DutchCrafters in 2003 was the Amish made lighthouse.   Related Posts Amish Proverb About Work Ethic This post was updated on Nov. 7, 2018 by adding copy.  How many times has striving for perfection prevented you Read more Amish Country #TravelQuote Amish Proverb About Finishing Projects Amish Proverb Amish proverbs… 5 Great Ideas for Outdoor Lighthouses

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The Amish of Pinecraft

Jim Miller 04/12/2013

Amish of Pinecraft This blog post was updated on June 6, 2019. Pinecraft is a neighborhood of about 3000 Amish and Mennonites in Sarasota, Florida.  It’s a tourist destination for Amish and Mennonites from all over North America, in addition to being a point of curiosity for other visitors to Sarasota who might do a double-take when they see an Amish boy roller-blading down Bahia Vista Street or several Amish teenagers walking back from the… The Amish of Pinecraft

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Online Amish Furniture at DutchCrafters

Jim Miller 27/11/2013

Online Amish Furniture Since 2003 Since 2003, DutchCrafters has been a leader in online Amish Furniture. With more than 8000 furniture pieces to choose from, representing more than 120 small Amish and Mennonite woodshops in Indiana, Ohio and Pennsylvania, DutchCrafters has the largest variety of Amish furniture online anywhere. Related Posts 10 Amish Dining Room Furniture Terms and What They Mean Tucked within your dining room furniture collection are little parts and big parts that… Online Amish Furniture at DutchCrafters

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We Sell Ever Popular Mission Style Furniture

Jim Miller 03/09/2013

At our Amish furniture store, we sell many different kinds of Mission style furniture that are made for every room in your home. Related Posts Making Room to Grow: Furniture for a Shared Bedroom Siblings may argue, but at the end of the day they can take comfort in knowing they have a best Read more The Amazing Abilities of Cedar Wood Many different options exist for the materials you can use for outdoor structures… We Sell Ever Popular Mission Style Furniture

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Amish Furniture in French Country Style

Jim Miller 27/08/2013

If you love the look of French Country style furniture, you will definitely want to see our selection of French country bedroom furniture and furniture pieces for other rooms in your home. Related Posts Making Room to Grow: Furniture for a Shared Bedroom Siblings may argue, but at the end of the day they can take comfort in knowing they have a best Read more The Amazing Abilities of Cedar Wood Many different options exist… Amish Furniture in French Country Style

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Amish Country Style Furniture for Your Kitchen or Dining Room

Jim Miller 01/08/2013

Our Amish country style furniture at DutchCrafters will give your kitchen or dining room a warm, welcome feeling each time that you enjoy a meal with your family. The Amish furniture that we sell at our Amish furniture store is made from solid wood and is handcrafted by Amish craftsmen in Ohio, Indiana, and Pennsylvania. Country style furniture is the style that most people think of when they hear the words, “Amish furniture.” Our Summerfield… Amish Country Style Furniture for Your Kitchen or Dining Room

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Pennsylvania Dutch – the Amish Language

Jim Miller 25/07/2013

This post was updated on Nov. 7, 2018 to include a link to more information about the Pennsylvania Dutch language.  One of the important ways in which the culture of Amish communities is defined and maintained is through the Amish language. The Amish speak a German dialect known as Pennsylvania German, and is often referred to as Pennsylvania Dutch (Deutsche). Amish children learn Pennsylvania Dutch at home and are fluent in it before they learn English.… Pennsylvania Dutch – the Amish Language

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Amish Mission-Style Furniture with Beauty and Durability

Jim Miller 16/07/2013

At DutchCrafters, we use the best Amish craftsmen who make our furniture in a variety of styles. The methods that they use are tried and true ways of making furniture that is durable as well as beautiful. One of our popular styles is Mission Style furniture, a style that is often made in oak. When you order from us, you only need to put 30% down, and pay the balance before we ship your furniture… Amish Mission-Style Furniture with Beauty and Durability

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