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

The Amish of Pinecraft

Jim Miller 04/12/2013

Amish of Pinecraft 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 bus stop with a brand new tan from a… The Amish of Pinecraft

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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

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. Conversations between Amish people, whether at home or in public, are typically conducted in Pennsylvania Dutch. If an “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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