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Ever found yourself searching for Cleveland Amish furniture? Or an authentic Amish deli in Wisconsin? You may be thinking “tough luck”, but recent statistics show that not only is the Amish population growing annually (at a 5% rate according to “The Young Center for Anabaptist and Pietist Studies at Elizabethtown […]
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In 2011, the Michiana Event Center hosted the annual “Northern Indiana Woodcrafters Association.” Aisle after aisle was filled with the finest Amish furnishings available. Visitors marveling at the sheer size of the wall entertainment centers before being enthralled by the “magic” of a touch lighting system in a beautiful dining […]
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Of the many remarkable characteristics of the Amish, perhaps the most striking is their ability to not only survive harsh economic conditions without government assistance, but to thrive in spite of hardship. Amazingly, the Amish population grows at an average of 5% annually (according to the Young Center at Elizabethtown […]
Comments Off on Weaver Furniture Sales Announces Winners of Holiday Prize Drawing!
The holiday season saw many new visitors come to the town of Shipshewana, Indiana and browse Weaver Furniture Sales‘ selection of Amish furniture. For the hopeful visitors who entered Weavers’ Christmas prize drawing with the the chance of winning one of four prize drawings, we are proud to announce the […]
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In the past decade, Lyptus wood has become an increasingly popular choice for flooring, cabinetry and furniture craftsmanship, yet many are unsure what exactly “Lyptus” is. Lyptus wood is a hybrid blend of two Eucalyptus trees grown in Brazil. The Eucalyptus tree grows incredibly fast (14-16 years from planting to […]
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Weaver Furniture Sales was proud to sponsor this year’s “Holiday Gift and Craft Show” at the Michiana Event Center. Hundreds of visitors were able to browse a variety of gifts and crafts, as well as Weaver’s selection of Amish-crafted furniture. In addition, three lucky winners received special prizes from Weaver’s: […]
Comments Off on Where Modern and Antique Meet: the Beauty of Solid Wood Furniture, pt. 2
Here’s pt. 2 of “The Beauty of Solid Wood Furniture”: Customization – while inexpensive home furnishings work on the “what you see is what you get” principle, some solid wood furniture retailers (notable the Amish) practice total control over the finished furniture product, allowing for a wide range of custom […]
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Since the advent of sturdy, cheap plastics, some homeowners have forsaken wood furnishings in favor of cheaper plastic pieces. Yet the strength and beauty of solid wood furniture retains a timeless appeal to those looking for enduring quality. So for you home-owners, furniture-lovers, Amish-enthusiasts and wood craftsmen, here are four […]
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Here’s the continuation of last week’s blog: Figure Your Budget – While solid wood furniture is high quality, its initial price is higher than its factory-made counterparts. But figure longevity into the equation, and an Amish furniture piece may become a cherished family heirloom for generations to come. Assess your […]
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Buying a new house can conjure a special mix of nerves, excitement and dread. The inspection, the loans, the envisioning of a new future…yet transforming your new house into a “home” can be an exciting process. Here are a few tips to finding the right home furnishings to turn your […]