Amish Furniture Construction and Finishing

  The Amish history and culture is layers deep; and every aspect of the Amish lifestyle is touched by their very unique and treasured way of life. The style of Amish furniture and the way that it is made, is no exception. The making of Amish furniture is a hands-on process and requires attention to… Read more »

Bee’s Wax furniture polish: an amazing product

Taking care of your quality handcrafted furniture may seem complicated- but it’s really quite simple! We recommend cleaning your furniture with a natural polish that prevents build up & the need for buffing. Around here a favorite product is the multi-purpose Bee’s Wax furniture polish. We’ve been using & selling this product for years and… Read more »

More on Amish Hope Chests

 The hope chest (cedar chest, dowry chest, glory box) is traditionally what unmarried women use to put collections of clothing, dishware and bed and table linens in, as a preparation for married life. Hope chests are not just relics of yesteryear, as many families create them today made from chests that have become heirlooms and… Read more »

Caring For Amish Furniture

  Quick Advice on Caring for your Amish-Made Furniture   There are specific care instructions for Amish furniture, to maintain its beauty and polish. Keeping all furniture items out of direct sunlight exposure is highly critical for keeping your furniture in optimum condition. Too much sun exposure can change the look of the finish. It… Read more »

About Making Amish Furniture

    Furniture crafted by the Amish are notorious for being of the highest quality and built with amazing durability and beauty that is capable of lasting a lifetime. Amish furniture typically includes intricate designs that you won’t find in conventional furniture.   One of the most noteworthy benefits of Amish furniture is the sturdiness,… Read more »

Designing an Amish Style Kitchen

  Amish style homes tend to have large outdoor living areas that extend from the house; like porches, decks, and patio spaces. Windows are very consciously and strategically placed to take advantage of the summer breezes and to help control the internal temperature. Amish homes are well designed, and are built with a lot of… Read more »

Consider Amish Made Bedroom Furniture

                                Your bedroom is your sanctuary, a respite from your hectic life. Your bedroom is where you wind down, decompress, and renew yourself.  You want clean lines, no clutter, nothing superfluous, fine materials and restful colors. Amish furniture can provide all that and more.   Versatile and Stylish Amish furniture can be very versatile… Read more »

An Amish Dining Room: Unique and Durable

  Your home is a reflection of who you are and your lifestyle. Buying furniture for your home should be a fun and creative way to express yourself, and in keeping with the uniqueness of you, your furniture should be unique as well. The Amish have been making handcrafted furniture for hundreds of years, and… Read more »

How to Decorate a Big, Sturdy Bookcase

  Amish furniture is durable, strong, and lasting. This means Amish-made bookcases could potentially hold a lot of weight. Bookcases aren’t just for books anymore. With sturdy shelving, you can use an Amish-made bookcase for a myriad of decorating purposes. Whether you have it embed into your walls, or you have your Amish bookcase standing… Read more »

Amish Made Durable Furniture Vs Store Purchased Pieces

    When it comes to furnishing your home, there is nothing like durable, hand-crafted Amish furniture. The traditional style of Amish home furnishings is incomparable. If you are unfamiliar with the Amish culture, they are a group of Christian individuals who do not believe in the use of modern technology, allowing them to be… Read more »