Comments Off on A Day in the Life of the Northern Indiana Woodcrafters Assocation 2011 Convention
The 2011 Northern Indiana Woodcrafters Association rolled into the Michiana Event Center with much anticipation, staying for a week’s worth of furniture, food and fellowship. From Feb. 25th – Mar. 2nd, Amish-furniture craftsmen and retailers gathered into the 145,000 sq. foot space, wandered the countless aisles of hand-crafted furnishings and […]
Comments Off on What Makes Mom and Pop Amish Furniture Stores Unique?
What makes a Mom and Pop Amish Furniture Store unique? I asked myself this question when considering purchasing a TV stand. What makes a Mom and Pop Amish Furniture Store different from a furniture chain-retailer? Is the family-owned Amish operation run out of a garage in small town Indiana really that […]
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The Shipshewana Antique & Flea Market SHIPSHEWANA FLEA MARKET From May 7th through September 25, every Tuesday and Wednesday we will see hundreds of vendors selling everything from fresh fruit to handcrafted furniture. The Annual Shipshewana Flea Market is a do-not-miss Hoosier tradition. With nearly 900 booths spanning over 40 […]
Comments Off on Shipshewana Summer News Update
As Shipshewana, Indiana begins its busy season of warm weather and excited visitors, the townspeople have gone the extra mile to provide a safe, inviting and fun atmposhere. 119 trees were planted along the Pumpkinvine Trail section leading to Shipshewana, creating a scenic and environmentally beneficial strip of land. The […]
Comments Off on Shake It Up with the Shaker Hill Dining Room Set
Shaker style furniture is typically not noted for its eye-catching, bold design, yet its simple elegance has the power to gently infuse the home with beauty. In addition, a traditionally-crafted, solid wood Shaker furnishing, whether a single chair or end table, has the dynamic ability to blend well within any […]
Comments Off on Summer In Shipshewana: Events and Activities
Summer is slowly making itself felt in Indiana and Shipshewana is welcoming the warm weather by offering a variety of activities for the whole family to enjoy “Oak Ridge Boys” Concert – Saturday, June 4, 1:00 p.m. and 3:00 p.m., the celebrated gospel group “The Oak Ridge Boys” will blend […]
Comments Off on “The Confession” Opening June 1st in Shipshewana!
Bestselling author Beverly Lewis’ celebrated novel “The Confession” (the second part of an award-winning trilogy), the beloved story of a young Amish woman experiencing the heartache and healing of life and relationships amidst the “simple folk”, has been adapted into a thrilling musical playing exclusively in Shipshewana! Opening June 1st […]
Comments Off on Searching For a Cedar Chest? Stop On In!
Searching for a cedar chest? If so, peruse a few of the cedar chests featured here and get a taste of the Amish-crafted styles and designs available. If not, enjoy this small selection of beautifully-crafted furniture anyway! The LaCourt Classic Blanket Chest, pictured left, boasts an elegant, ornate design and […]
Comments Off on Summer in Shipshewana: A Few Events to Watch For
Summer is here and things are starting to really warm-up here in Shipshewana, Indiana! Located in Northern Indiana, Shipshewana is the heart of Amish country in the Midwest and home to a variety of wonderful craftsmen, retailers and markets. Here are just a few upcoming events to watch for: Shipshewana […]
Comments Off on Spring Has Sprung: the Weaver Furniture Sales’ 2011 Sale
This Friday and Saturday, May 6th and 7th, save 15% on ALL in-stock items and 50% off select close-out floor models! Economic challenges have called for creative solutions, and here at Weaver Furniture Sales we are not only hosting a special Spring Sale, but are partnering with LaGrange Country Clothes […]