What is Shipshewana “Shipshe” Indiana?
Many people think it is just a small Northern Indiana city with a strange-sounding name. But ‘Shipshe’, what the locals call it, is so much more. Above all it is where the Amish call home. Furthermore, Shipshewana “Shipshe” Indiana is known for its Amish crafted wood furniture.
Therefore giving the Amish a legacy for their expert woodworking skills. Most noteworthy the Shipshewana Amish have built their own homes since 1841. As well as their own furniture, gathering spaces and barns. The Amish soon won respect from the locals for their skilled wood craftsmanship.
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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. As a result, the Annual Shipshewana Flea Market is a do-not-miss Hoosier tradition. Therefore with nearly 900 […]
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“Shipshe” Shipshewana is not just a Northern Indiana city with a strange-sounding name. Above all the locals call it “Shipshe”. It’s home to the “plain people”, the Amish and Mennonites. Who, for generations have maintained their traditional way of life amidst their ever-changing surroundings. Furthermore, the Amish legacy of expert […]
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Shipshewana, Indiana Amish Furniture Communities For those in the Midwest, a trip to Shipshewana would prove worthwhile. Especially for those with a love for handcrafted furniture. Above all, you will be able to see first-hand why Amish furniture is celebrated. You can also talk with the craftsmen who have dedicated […]
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Weaver Furniture Sales is celebrating its 30th Anniversary and you get to enjoy the big savings! It’s the Up to 75% Off Clearance Items in Weaver’s 30th Anniversary Sale. The sale runs through Monday, Sept. 23, 2019, at Weaver Furniture Sales’ 20,000 square foot store in Shipshewana, Indiana. Up to […]
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Shipshewana, Indiana Warm Weather & Wonderful Furniture The weather is getting warmer, and the wonderful Shipshewana is filled with foot-traffic. Locals and vacationers visit the numerous shops, stores, and family farms to view the craftsmen and their work. Since the “folk art” explosion of the early 20th-century, Amish furniture has […]
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Amish Country Home And Garden Show Seeking some exciting new furniture for the home? Looking for beautiful home and garden landscape displays? Come visit the Amish Country Home and Garden Show! Hosted at the Michiana Event Center and featuring a huge selection of furniture, garden and landscape offerings, and even […]