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Weekly Spotlight: Thankful for Family

Wednesday, November 22nd, 2017

America-opoly GameMany of us will be giving a little extra thanks tomorrow as we sit down for dinner, so today we are spotlighting five home accents related to family.

America-opoly Game

Many of us still cherish family game nights and taking time out of our busy lives to have good old fashioned fun with our family. This board game is a spinoff of the classic Monopoly game, and features American landmarks and holidays.

Family Puzzle Piece FrameHome Life Antique Tin Sign

Home Life Antique Sign

This metal sign speaks for itself:

“What I love best about my home
is the family I share it with.”

Family Puzzle Piece Frame

Sheep Family Hooked Wool Pillow | Artist Stephanie StoufferAdd a new photo frame to your walls with this fun puzzle piece. It holds two 4″ x 6″ photographs, and is inscribed with the following sentiment: “Our family is like the branches of a tree. We may grow in different directions, yet our roots remain as one. Generations of love.”

Sheep Family Hooked Wool Pillow

One of our newest hooked wool pillows features a charming family of sheep hanging out together in the barn. This home accent adds a sweet image to your family room or an entryway.

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Buttermilk Folk Art Family RugCrimson Folk Art Family Rug

Folk Art Family Rug

This rug collection has been in our family for many years, and we are grateful that you have made it a staple in your home for just as long. If you would like to learn more about each Folk Art Family Rugs, just click on the images shown here.

Folk Art Family Rug

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Throwback Thursday: Bear Necessities – Holiday 1998

Thursday, November 9th, 2017

Today we’re throwing back to Holiday 1998, and to a bear-y charming spread that emits warmth and whimsy.

Throwback Thursday: Bear Necessities - Holiday 1998 | Sturbridge Yankee Workshop Blog

As you can see, these bear home accents are quite fit for country homes, especially those with a log cabin look or rustic lodge style. What made the Mission Shelves and Boat Shelves (handcrafted in Maine) necessities is the fact that no matter what the inside of your home looks like, you don’t have to sacrifice style for storage and organization.

Throwback Thursday: Bear Necessities - Holiday 1998 | Sturbridge Yankee Workshop Blog

Head over to our Facebook page to weigh in on your favorite item from this spread, and if you have any vintage Sturbridge Yankee Workshop catalogs, tell us about them in the comments or send us a picture via Facebook.

Throwback Thursday: Bear Necessities - Holiday 1998 | Sturbridge Yankee Workshop Blog

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Weekly Spotlight: Shop Our Holiday Cover (3)

Wednesday, November 8th, 2017

Sturbridge Yankee Workshop Holiday 2017 Catalog III AOur third Holiday 2017 catalog is out, and while you may be enjoying it at home, you can also view the digital version on our website (here). For this week’s Spotlight, we are featuring the items on this cover – so take a look below.

Holly Berry Quilt Collection

  • Designed by artist April Cornell
  • Reversible soft cotton
    is machine washable

Metal Star Tree Topper

  • Punched tin filters light from your tree
  • Display as a mantel decorative
    or in a tabletop centerpiece

Lighted Feather Trees

  • Available in five sizes
  • Pre-lit trees take the hassle
    out of decorating

Horse Drawn Sleigh Rides
Hooked Wool Pillow & Sign

  • Hooked wool pillow by
    artist Suzanne Nicoll
  • Made in the USA wood sign by
    artist Suzanne Nicoll

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