What is Mission Style Amish Furniture?
Some would be surprised to know but unlike other furniture styles, Mission Style Amish Furniture is totally American. In fact, it owes its origin to the Catholic Missions which sprung up in the American Southwest. Adobe-walled missions were built in California, as well as other places, by the Spanish missionaries.
Above all their simplistic building design inspired succeeding generations of artists. Therefore Gustav Stickley, a furniture manufacturer and designer, popularized the classic mission for design. Mission style furniture possesses a timeless appeal. As a result, making it as popular as ever today.
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Mission Style Furniture Jason Mission TV Console What can you expect in the world of hand-crafted wood furniture? Above all traditional styles and designs are constantly rediscovered, reinvented, reconsidered and reworked. The Mission style has expanded from a traditional design to a variety of Mission styles. As a result, the […]
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McCoy Style Furniture Weaver Furniture Sales shows their commitment to offering quality furniture by working with skilled Amish craftsmen and studying traditional designs. As a result, this dedication to tradition and technique is on full display in the McCoy Style Furniture collection. The McCoy style is a branch of the […]
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Skyline Slat Recliner Comfy Wall Hugger Recliner One of the great challenges of Amish craftsmen is to build furniture with authenticity. This includes the use of old-world woodworking techniques to craft early-American designs. Furthermore to breathe new life into traditional furniture designs and keep them from growing boring or old-fashioned. […]
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Weaver Furniture Sales Offers Selection of West Village Furniture Style Weaver Furniture Sales offers a wide selection of Amish furniture styles for the home. This includes the popular West Village Furniture Style. Featuring the same straight angles and simple design of the classic Mission design, the West Village style adds […]
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Furniture sales associates seem to use the word “Mission” as much as the use the word, “free.” Is “Mission” a catch-all term for traditional-looking furniture? What is Mission Style Furniture? should help clarify the matter. Plus, we’ll talk about a great source for Amish-crafted, custom-made, solid hardwood Mission furniture. What […]