Archive for the ‘Furniture’ Category

Weekly Spotlight: Shop Our Summer Cover (1)

Wednesday, May 24th, 2017

We are now in the second week of our Summer 2017 catalog, so today we are shining the spotlight on five home accents from our cover. which you can shop here, that are all made in the USA. Take a look below.

Sturbridge Yankee Workshop Summer 2017 Catalog ILadderback Seating

Our classic Ladderback chairs come in five colors, and the twisted paper seats enhance their farmhouse appeal. They make perfect accent chairs, dining room chairs, and are even available as bar stools and counter stools.

Sturbridge Braided Rug Collection

These rugs share our namesake, and are designed to add softness to your floors that lasts a lifetime. Beautiful color combinations allow you to pick the perfect one, and with a variety of complementing braided accents, this USA made braided rug collection can furnish and decorate your entire home.

Punched-Tin Cupboard
(Rustic Country Collection)

Our Rustic Country Collection brings primitive home furnishings with functional appeal into any room of your home. The Punched-Tin Cupboard (seen in Red on our cover) has three shelves inside for storing dishes in the kitchen or dining room, or knick-knacks and belongings in a bedroom or family room. The punched-tin features a wheat-grass design for an Americana farmhouse look, and is reinforced with beadboard backing.

Americana Tapers Summer 2017Star & Stripes Table Lamp

This lamp is the perfect addiiton to your Independence day decor, as well as an ideal lighting solution for an Americana styled room. The pottery base features a charming glaze with red and white stripes accented by blue and a white star. Its 3-way function also allows you to control the amount of light filtering through the woven fabric drum shade.

Americana Tapers

While this is really three items, these tapers look so great together we are grouping them here. Featuring 1776, an American flag and the red, white and blue, these flameless tapers have waxy exteriors and flickering light just like authentic taper candles, and they are made in the USA.

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Get the Look: New England Farmhouse Dining Room

Thursday, May 11th, 2017

We can find inspiration for our homes in almost anything, especially when others share photos of their furnishings in magazines or online. Today we are taking a look at a beautiful New England farmhouse dining room and offering recommendations for how you can get a similar look in your own home with decor from Sturbridge Yankee Workshop.

Photo by Cummings Architects – Browse farmhouse dining room ideas

Photo by Cummings Architects – browse farmhouse dining room ideas | Houzz

Country Windsor Chair

Country Windsor Chair

4' Captain's Dining Table

Captain's Dining Table

Seville Giraffe Rug Collection

Seville Giraffe Rug

Our Country Windsor Chairs come as a set of two, and are a must-have in a farmhouse dining room. The black finish is exclusive to SYW, and their beautiful aesthetic and durability willl never go out of style. The Captain’s Dining Table features straight, clean lines like those of Shaker furniture, while creating a comfortable and lived-in look for your dining room. We love the dark look of the rug in the New England farmhouse above; it breaks up all the wood in the room and draws the eye to the beautiful details of the furniture. The Seville Giraffe Rug can work in the same way, and the pattern is not too complex as to take away from the furnishings – it only serves to amplify their classic style.

3' Rustic Country Pine Hutch

Rustic Country Pine Hutch

Five Arm Chandelier

Five Arm Chandelier

Weathered Hartsville 3 Light Chandelier

Weathered Hartsville 3 Light Chandelier

In our model farmhouse above, the country red cabinets create a charming contrast against the dark furniture, rug and the stains of the wood. Our made in the USA Rustic Country Pine Hutch is ideal if you have a space like the one shown in the photo, as you can bring in more storage while finishing the farmhouse look.

We can’t end this without mentioning the chandeliers above the dining room table; suspending two means you get optimal lighting and enhanced elegance. Our Five Arm Chandelier and Weathered Hartsville Chandelier are both ideal options for recreating the look above.

What inspiraiton have you drawn from this farmhouse dining room? Share your thoughts and ideas about it and our Get the Look picks in the comments below. Thanks for stopping by!

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Weekly Spotlight: BBQ Month

Wednesday, May 3rd, 2017

48" Teak Dining TableBlue Ruffle Melamine Dinner Plate SetWelcome to May! This month offers so much as a transition from spring to summer here in Maine: warm weather, the occasional rain shower, trees and flowers beginning to bloom, and National Barbecue Month – a delicious thing to celebrate. Here are five essentials that will keep your barbecues well stocked, organized and enjoyable for you and your guests.

Wrought Iron Paper Towel Holders

An outdoor dining table is a great place to gather around and enjoy food cooked on the grill. Our Teak Dining Table is perfect for withstanding seasonal weather and is made to fit a table umbrella for adding shade on the sunnier days.

When it’s time to eat, forego the paper plates and opt for these Melamine Dinner Plates instead. Their durability and style are unmatched, giving you dinnerware that can be brought outdoors and a stylish accent for your outdoor barbecue.

Round Enamel Tub

Keep paper towels near by for clean up without worrying about a strong gust of wind carrying them away with a Wrought Iron Paper Towel Holder. The variety of designs fit your party theme or style preferences.

Beverage Dispenser with Chalkboard Label & StandYou’ve got the food prep down packed, leaving plenty of opportunity to get all your beverage choices up to snuff.

A Round Enamel Tub offers your guests convenience when filled with ice and drinks, and a Beverage Dispenser with a stand and chalkboard enhances the personal charm of your spread.

With these elements in place, other additions like decorations and furnishings can be instituted to create the best space for your barbecues in May and the duration of summer.

Check out our food ideas for barbecues throughout the blog, like the BBQ Chicken Crescent Ring, and share your favorite barbecue dishes and decor in the comments below. Happy National Barbecue Month!

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