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Everything You Need To Know About Amish Dining Chairs

 June 15, 2012 The Amish dining chairs have long been a standard for quality dining room suites. Combined with the beautiful pedestal tables the Amish are famous for, and you will have a suite that is both ..

Inlay Design On Blanket Chests

 January 24, 2010 Master wood craftsmen, usually known as cabinet makers, during the Early America Era, created blanket chests with very intricate designs. Beautifully crafted inlay design patterns on blanket chests ..

Hex Signs on Hope Chests

 January 11, 2010 One of the more interesting aspects of the Pennsylvania Dutch culture was to paint hex designs on buildings, especially above doorways and on barns, and on hope chests. These beautifully rendered hex .

Wonderful Amish Cuisine

 January 11, 2009 Every year they come, driving their mini vans, SUV's, or RV's, toting enough camera's and recording equipment to make any journalist proud, and rubbernecking and driving about as slow as the ..

Unfinished Furniture For DIY Enthusiasts

 November 10, 2008 If one were to talk about some of the most coveted and high prized kinds of furniture, the term Amish Oak Furniture is bound to crop up. The Amish furniture making tradition is legendary for its high .

Is the Amish Farming Lifestyle Rewarding Or Just Out of Touch?

 October 28, 2008 How much satisfaction does one get from flying (in excess of the speed limit in your vehicle) to the office in the morning at the same time you're checking your e-mail, finishing your bagel while ..

Amish Made Furniture

 October 23, 2008 It is perhaps a paradox that Amish made furniture is as commercially successful and popular among people as it is. For it is the very society that the Amish seek to separate themselves from that ..

Amish Communities - Similarities and Differences

 October 06, 2008 There are many orders of Amish running the full gamut of the Ordnung. House Amish also known as Old Order adhere most rigidly to the Ordnung and limit the amount of technology allowed in their ..

Amish Family Life

 October 02, 2008 The most important thing to the Amish community is family. Children are though to be blessings from the Lord and it is a shameful thing not to care for the elderly. Anyone choosing to be baptized ..

Amish History and the Anabaptists Movement

 September 21, 2008 Amish people are devoutly devoted to their religion and their communities are as well. The group began as a break away from the Catholic Church initiated during the Protestant Reformation led by ..

Amish Country - A Great Place to Visit

 September 21, 2008 The first Amish settlements were in Berks County Pennsylvania. The land there was highly suited to farming. During the French and Indian wars their homes were disturbed by raiders and many Amish ..

Different Styles of Amish Furniture

 September 01, 2008 That Amish made furniture is of the highest quality and built to last generations and not just years is a well known fact; almost a given. The Amish are master craftsmen who are so skilled as to be ..

Amish Rustic Log Furniture

 August 14, 2008 Amish Log furniture brings direct to your home a harmonious balance with nature. These handcrafted, primal, Amish Log furniture designs provide a warm comfort to the inhabitants of your home. For ..

Amish Oak Furniture A Wonderful Wood

 July 27, 2008 When the Amish first arrived in the United States they settled in Pennsylvania. There are now settlements in Ohio and Indiana that are the largest in the United States. The reason for this is the ..

Amish Dining Room Furniture Traditions and Gatherings

 July 27, 2008 The dining room is one of the rooms where the Amish pay particular attention. It is one of the places where the entire family can gather and it is considered to be a place to treasure where memories, .

Stylish and Practical Dining Room Hutch

 July 24, 2008 If you have figured out what are the right kind of dining table and chairs for the shape and size of your dining area, it may be time to look at another aspect of the dining room or area; the accent ..

Amish Artistry and Mission Furniture

 July 23, 2008 The merging of Amish artistry and Mission style furniture is a flawless union. The Amish have been known as expert craftsmen for over 300 years and Americans have celebrated solid wood Mission ..

Why People Find Rug Rags So Wonderful

 July 22, 2008 Are you someone who is always trying to discover new and creative ideas? Then you should go in for the rag rugs. These rag rugs are beautiful, innovative and made of recycled material. There is no ..

Amish Furniture A Tradition in Handmade Craftsmanship

 July 22, 2008 It's widely known that the Amish make high-quality solid wood furniture that's also beautiful. They use only solid wood, so the furniture they create is durable and strong, and lasts for many ..

Amish and Mennonite Modest Cape Dresses

 July 18, 2008 More and more women are choosing to dress in a Modest style. The easiest way to find a modest dress is to look for Amish or Mennonite dresses. Most of the modest dresses are called Cape Dresses these .

Amish Handcrafted Furniture A Modern Heirloom

 July 14, 2008 When you say the word Amish, for a lot of people what first comes to mind is the old fashioned, horse drawn buggy. There are a lot of concepts associated with the Amish people and their way of life ..

The Amish People & Tradition

 July 01, 2008 The Amish are a throwback to the “olden days. " They live simply and without most technology in the midst of the technology-laden world of the 21st century. They arrived in the US almost 300 ..

They Forgave The Man Who Killed Their Kids - Could You Do That?

 April 06, 2008 A recent New York Times article ("In Deaths of 5 Children, a Friendship Born of Forgiveness, " April 6, 2008), tells of the tender and yet sometimes-still-awkward friendship between Jeffery and ..

Amish Women & Life

 March 19, 2008 Amish women have a distinct but very important part to play in the Amish communities. While in the ‘English’ society, we might find them to be oppressed, or not liberated, this is purely ..

How The Amish Ensure Their Furniture Remains Unique And ..

 January 22, 2008 Amish communities live in various states of USA and lead very unique lives. They have many different settlements and the largest ones are found in Pennsylvania and Ohio. The Amish rules and ..

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