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Jayca Pike 04/04/2014

A more intensive approach to your entry clean, from our friends at Houzz!   Related Posts How to Care for Solid Wood Furniture Your solid wood furniture helps play host to beautiful dinners, magical home movie screenings, and overnight guests during the holiday Read more How to Store your Outdoor Furniture for the Winter As fall turns into winter, your beautiful outdoor furniture prepares to hibernate for a while. Much of the modern outdoor Read… Further Reading

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SPRING CLEAN – The Kitchen

Jayca Pike 04/04/2014

Okay, so this list looks super-long, but . . . Related Posts How to Care for Solid Wood Furniture Your solid wood furniture helps play host to beautiful dinners, magical home movie screenings, and overnight guests during the holiday Read more How to Store your Outdoor Furniture for the Winter As fall turns into winter, your beautiful outdoor furniture prepares to hibernate for a while. Much of the modern outdoor Read more 3 Ways to… SPRING CLEAN – The Kitchen

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SPRING CLEAN – The Entry

Jayca Pike 03/04/2014

Welcome to the big time!  Related Posts How to Care for Solid Wood Furniture Your solid wood furniture helps play host to beautiful dinners, magical home movie screenings, and overnight guests during the holiday Read more How to Store your Outdoor Furniture for the Winter As fall turns into winter, your beautiful outdoor furniture prepares to hibernate for a while. Much of the modern outdoor Read more 3 Ways to Grow Herbs for Fresh Kitchen… SPRING CLEAN – The Entry

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How to Start your Spring Cleaning . . . RIGHT NOW

Jayca Pike 01/04/2014

Welcome to April! What better way to greet the month of showers than tackling the granddaddy of all chores — the Spring Clean. Now, we all know that making a list is pretty much the best method of procrastination, ever. Luckily for the stellar procrastinator in all of us, it can also prove wildly useful when you literally can’t get to the task. Ahead, how to use spare moments (like, you know, the ones that… How to Start your Spring Cleaning . . . RIGHT NOW

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Upgrade On the Way!

Jayca Pike 28/02/2014

Think back through the winter. Yes, this past winter — this long, arduous trudge of never-ending and bitter winter. Think about the snow and the ice and the wind and the frozen toes, noses, cars and windows. Then think further back, before everything turned bleak and formidable. In fact, try thinking about this time last year. Related Posts Just the Leathers: Faux Leather vs. Genuine Leather for Furniture When it comes to leather for upholstered… Upgrade On the Way!

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MEDA offers hope and joy to women farmers in Ghana

admin 27/01/2014

DutchCrafters was honored to donate an Amish made rocking chair for Mennonite Economic Development Associates (MEDA’s) latest venture to help the empower women in Ghana through their GROW (Greater Rural Opportunities for Women) project.  Related Posts Facts About Furniture Feet Furniture feet come in all shapes and styles. The feet of chairs and tables have often reflected different style periods Read more The American Lumber Shortage: What You Need to Know for Solid Wood Furniture Many of… MEDA offers hope and joy to women farmers in Ghana

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Cherry Wood Furniture-The Lowdown

admin 13/01/2014

You Put Cherries On Top For A Reason! Why cherry wood? There are so many wood choices, is there really a difference? YES! Related Posts DutchCrafters Colors of the Year 2021: Comfort and Calm for Mind and Body DutchCrafters Colors of the Year 2021 are uplifting and happy shades that embrace calm to nurture and restore you. Stain Read more Cherry vs. Walnut Wood for Furniture We take another close look at comparing wood types,… Cherry Wood Furniture-The Lowdown

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Jewelry Boxes…Where Elegance Resides!

admin 02/01/2014

Valentine’s Day will arrive any minute! Yes, the holidays are finally over…however this signals a new gifting challenge on the horizon. It’s a new year and Valentine’s Day is right around the corner. Don’t waste time and money procrastinating or risk looking foolish in your efforts by giving something impersonal. You can do better than that! Related Posts Top 14 Valentine’s Day Gifts to Fit Your Budget & Your Love! We’re gearing up for Valentine’s… Jewelry Boxes…Where Elegance Resides!

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The Amazing Abilities of Cedar Wood

admin 31/12/2013

Many different options exist for the materials you can use for outdoor structures and furniture. I would like to discuss the benefits of one such material, cedar wood. Cedar has many great qualities that make it one of the most suitable types of wood for outdoor use. It repels rot and insects, it’s durable, beautiful, and smells great! Related Posts Making Room to Grow: Furniture for a Shared Bedroom Siblings may argue, but at the… The Amazing Abilities of Cedar Wood

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No horse and buggies rockin’ down to Electric Avenue!

admin 27/12/2013

Flipping the switch when you walk into your pitch dark house. Warming up soup in the microwave. Checking the ticker for scores at the bottom of the television. These are all extremely routine and simple tasks we do every day and most likely take for granted. For the Amish, these aren’t even prospects. Related Posts Amish Q & A with DutchCrafters CEO Jim Miller We recently hosted a Facebook Live Q and A session about… No horse and buggies rockin’ down to Electric Avenue!

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It’s Beginning To Look A Lot Like…Nuptials?

admin 16/12/2013

It’s a nice day for a white wedding! Related Posts Amish Q & A with DutchCrafters CEO Jim Miller We recently hosted a Facebook Live Q and A session about the Amish. All staff gathered in the DutchCrafters showroom Read more What’s New at Barkman Furniture Alan Barkman is always one step ahead. On a recent visit to his woodshop in Ohio, our DutchCrafters team found Read more Adding Color and Finishing to Solid Wood… It’s Beginning To Look A Lot Like…Nuptials?

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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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Made in USA – Why Buy American Made

admin 09/12/2013

There are several good reasons to buy “Made in USA” products, below we explore a few. Related Posts 8 American Made Products and the Top Reasons to Buy Them American made. Just the sound of those words can connect us to a feeling of pride. With so many businesses Read more The American Lumber Shortage: What You Need to Know for Solid Wood Furniture Many of us took a good look around last year. Inside… Made in USA – Why Buy American Made

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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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