Posts By: mamsden-admin

Buying American

We hear a lot today about buying American and I agree that buying American is important, especially in today’s economy. But even if we strive to purchase American made products, how do we know for sure those products are actually made in America? It’s true, we can look at the label, but does “Made In… Read more »

New For 2015

Well, it’s been a while since my last post on the Blog Page, that does not mean we haven’t been busy around here. If you are a viewer of our You Tube Channel then you are keeping up with all we have been doing, if you are not then please go to our channel and… Read more »

The Idyl Ease South Hero Vermont Porch Chair Project

I was rummaging through old photographs the other day and the porch chairs in this picture caught my eye. There are two different styles, the finials on the back posts are slightly different, but look identical otherwise and the seats are woven with an ash splint. I do not have any information on the resort,… Read more »

Great Quote

Here is a great quote a subscriber sent to me on one of our videos over at our YouTube channel. Thanks Keith! “There is hardly anything in this world that some man cannot make a little worse and sell a little cheaper, and those people who consider price only, are this man’s lawful prey. It… Read more »

For The Love Of All Things Shaker

What’s not to love about Shaker?  As a furniture Craftsman, I work with many different styles of furniture and to me there is just something moving, inspirational and spiritual about the Shaker style.  Although the Shakers never had a colony in Vermont they did have successful operations in New York, New Hampshire and Maine, three… Read more »